The standard design for the electric bass guitar has four strings, tuned E, A, D and G, in fourths such that the open highest string, G, is an eleventh (an octave and a fourth) below middle C, making the tuning of all four strings the same as that of the double bass (E 1 –A 1 –D 2 –G 2).
Like the traditional electric bass guitar and the double bass, the acoustic bass guitar commonly has four strings, which are normally tuned E-A-D-G, an octave below the lowest four strings of the 6-string guitar, which is the same tuning pitch as an electric bass guitar.
The bass guitar (an aa cried electric bass, or simply bass; / ˈ b eɪ s /) is a stringed instrument played primarily wi the fingers or thumb, bi pluckin, slapping, poppin, tappin, thumpin, or pickin wi a plectrum, eften kent as a pick.
Guitars by Evans and Evans, page 342, agrees. ↑ Although "electric bass" is one of the common names for the instrument, "bass guitar" or "electric bass guitar" are commonly used and some authors claim that they are historically accurate (e.g., "How The Fender Bass Changed The World" in the references section). ↑ Bud Tutmarc. "tripod".
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The electric bass guitar (also called electric bass , or simply bass; Template:PronEng, as in "base") is a stringed instrument played primarily with the fingers (either by plucking, slapping, popping, or tapping) or using a pick. The bass is similar in appearance and construction to an electric guitar, but with a larger body, a longer neck and scale length, and usually four strings (though ...
The best-known Steinberger design is the L-series instrument, sometimes described as shaped like a broom, boat oar, or cricket bat.Initially produced as an electric bass and later as a guitar, the instrument was made entirely of the Steinberger Blend, a "proprietary" graphite and carbon-fiber mix in two pieces: the main body and a faceplate (the "blend" being an off-the-shelf carbon fiber ...
Rickenbacker International Corporation is a string instrument manufacturer based in Santa Ana, California.The company is credited as the first known maker of electric guitars—in 1932—and eventually produced a range of electric guitars and bass guitars.
Gibson sells guitars under a variety of brand names and builds one of the world's best-known guitars, the Gibson Les Paul. Gibson was at the forefront of innovation in acoustic guitars, especially in the big band era of the 1930s; the Gibson Super 400 was widely imitated.
Peter Stroud has been Sheryl Crow’s guitarist for approaching 20 years and currently serves as her music director. He has also played with Don Henley, Sarah McLachlan, Pete Droge, Big Hat (his own band) and co-founded 65amps, one of the leading boutique amp builders born during the 18-watt craze.