Learn How To Play Bass


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Lessons by Experienced Teachers

With a growing library of bass lessons from expert musicians, you will always have fresh content at your fingertips to continue your learning journey. Then test your new skills with our massive song library containing tracks of varying difficulty. You can start with simple songs and grow to keep a rhythm, recognizing and playing the right notes, and getting familiar with reading our 3D tablature.

Interactive Video Lessons

Rocksmith+ combines instructional videos with interactive exercises to get you started quickly and hone your skills. Receive step-by-step instructions to quickly master tricky bass lines or advanced techniques like slapping and popping.

Beginner to Advanced Lessons

Whether you're practicing fundamental techniques or learning to play certain styles of music, Rocksmith+ provides bass guitar lessons for all skill levels and playing styles. As your skills move to the next level and you become a more advanced player, tackle more complex songs and genres.

Use Any Bass Guitar

Learn guitar anytime, anywhere by downloading the Rocksmith+ mobile app to your phone or tablet. You can also use your phone-as-a-mic to connect with your PC by downloading the free Rocksmith Tuner app or connect directly with the Rocksmith Real Tone Cable.

Learn bass guitar skills and techniques

Master the basics

Rocksmith+ provides a diverse range of beginner lessons on bass guitar basics. Start with lessons such as:

  • Holding the bass guitar correctly
  • Building dexterity
  • Identifying and fretting notes
  • Basic strumming techniques
  • Recognizing and playing open chords

Become a Bass Pro

Learn To Play All Styles Of Bass

As you gain confidence in the basics, Rocksmith+ allows you to up the difficulty of songs, so you can first grasp the rhythm and feel of the song, then introduces you to more complex techniques such as:

  • Power chords
  • Barre chords
  • Hammer-ons and pull-offs
  • Soloing and improvising
  • Different strumming patterns and speeds
  • Fingerstyle
  • Arpeggios
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Interactive Music Learning

Practice Tools You Control

Rocksmith+ offers various tools to aid learning. The Chord Explorer chord book helps you master chord shapes, Riff Repeater helps with difficult passages, and the ability to increase difficulty over time allows you to start new songs with fewer notes, grasping the rhythm, then increasing to practice solos and complex styles.

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