Understanding the notes on the fretboard is essential. Use this sheet to learn how the notes work on the bass guitar.
Fretboard Knowledge Free Course
There are 4 essential lessons in this course: How to Find Notes On The Bass, 3 Points on The Fretboard You Should Know, Octave Patterns and Joe Satriani Exercise. This course is for anyone looking to expand their knowledge of the entire bass guitar fretboard. There are patterns here you will use for the rest of your life.
Learn these 3 points and you can find ANY note much, much quicker.
Not only are they cool to play, octave patterns allow you to find the same note at different points of the fretboard.
This is a brilliant way to reinforce your knowledge of where the notes lie on the fretboard. I picked this up from the great man’s book ‘Joe Satriani Guitar Secrets’.