This program, designed by renowned bassist Chris McCarvill, is for someone with little or no experience. The one-on-one lessons explore the parts of the bass, proper hand positioning and tuning. Essential techniques such as scales, octaves, alternating and muting are also covered. Learn the key elements of Rock and Blues, timing and how to hold the beat with ease. Play the complete Bass progressions with the drum and guitar backing tracks to feel the excitement and energy of playing in your own band! Each Rock House product includes free lifetime membership to Rock House's online lesson support system. Enhance your learning experience, links with instructors, download backing tracks, access message boards, and much more. You'll connect with a community of musicians around the world learning to play music using The Rock House Method.