Blues bass line transcriptions

The blues is one of the many jazz tunes practiced in all keys by jazz musicians worldwide.

 All the jazz greats from Coltrane to Bird  have a solid grounding in the blues.

Some of the great jazz bassists that should be transcribed include Paul Chambers, Ray Brown,

Wilbur Ware , Sam Jones, Ron Carter, Jimmy Garrison just to name a few. They are all masters of walking bass lines over the blues.


Blues walking bass line transcription of  Jazz Blues progression in the key of F

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The jazz blues walking bass line transcriptions are from bass lines by Steven Mooney and are excerpts from the book Constructing Walking Jazz Bass Lines Book I - The Blues in 12 keys.

  Example 2 shows a walking bass lines over the jazz blues progression in the key of A

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The jazz blues walking bass line transcriptions are from bass lines by Steven Mooney and are excerpts from the book Constructing Walking Jazz Bass Lines Book I - The Blues in 12 keys.

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