There is an growing number of exercises and easy songs especially for new bass players here: Bass Practice Tracks for new Bass Players We’ve tried to give you commonly used patterns, and in many cases have indicated alternative positions on the fretboard to help you learn different positions. These exercises and songs use traditional notation,
The idea behind PracticeTracks.org is that you will be motivated to play along with songs you are familiar with. Each track has a number of parts you can play – chords, lead, keyboard, bass, drums. This method of practicing has a number of clear advantages. Check it out!
Teach yourself is about self-directed learning. Especially about learning a musical instrument. But not just music: learning in general, but with an emphasis on music. As Plato said thousands of years ago, all learning is just about discovering what is already inside of us. Of course, that is a metaphorical way of saying that we