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Bass Scales: How to Play the E Minor Scale

Watch more How to Play Bass Guitar videos: Subscribe to Howcast's YouTube Channel - Learn how to play the E minor scale on the bass guitar in this bass scales guitar lesson from Howcast. Howcast uploads the highest quality how-to videos daily! Be sure to check out our playlists for guides that interest you: Subscribe to Howcast's other YouTube Channels: Howcast Health Channel - Howcast Video Games Channel - Howcast Tech Channel - Howcast Food Channel - Howcast Arts & Recreation Channel - Howcast Sports & Fitness Channel - Howcast Personal Care & Style Channel - Howcast empowers people with engaging, useful how-to information wherever, whenever they need to know how. Emphasizing high-quality instructional videos, Howcast brings you experts who provide accurate information in easy-to-follow tutorials on everything from makeup, hairstyling, nail art design, and soccer to parkour, skateboarding, dancing, kissing, and much, much more. We can think about E minor, like E major and lower the third note of the scale, the sixth note of the scale and the seventh note of the scale, that can be a lot of information. Instead, we can just think about playing our G Major scale, starting on the sixth note of the scale, which is E. Lets review the notes of our G Major Scale. We will start at the G, third Fret on the E String, now Open A, B on the Second Fret and C on the third Fret, Open D, E on the Second Fret of the D String, F Sharp at the Fourth Fret of the D String and finally G. If we go back two notes we will get back our E. And now if we just play the same notes, we've just reviewed from the G Major scale, we can have our E minor scale. We have E, Open D, C, B, A, G, F# and then Open E. This is what the E minor scale sounds like in the bass guitar.Bass scale how to play E minor scale
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