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Tip: Even if you are an advanced player, it is recommended that you begin the lessons from the beginning to assure that you have proper technique.

LESSON 1: Right Hand Fingering
In this first BunnyBrunel.com Cyber Lesson, you will learn how speed and endurance depend on the correct right hand technique. Includes a QuickTime video (3.8 meg) explaining and demonstrating the lesson's material, charts with tablature, and midi files. Correct right hand technique is a must for all players!

LESSON 2: Left Hand Fingering
In this lesson, Bunny demonstrates the correct left hand technique. Includes a QuickTime video (4.8 meg), charts with tablature, and midi file of exercise. Correct left hand technique is a must for all players!

LESSON 3: The Major Modes
Bunny explains what the modes are and how to use them. Includes a QuickTime video (6.9 meg), charts with tablature, and midi files. Recommended for players who are unfamiliar with the modes, or players who are familiar with the modes and want to review them.

LESSON 4: C Major Positions
Learn how to utilize all the notes of the bass with the Major Positions. Includes a QuickTime video (5.8 meg) explaining and demonstrating the lesson's material, charts with tablature, and midi files. Recommended for all players, from beginning to advanced levels.

LESSON 5: Ionian Exercises
This lesson contains ten exercises to help you master the Ionian patterns. Includes a QuickTime video (5.3 meg) explaining and demonstrating the lesson's material, charts with tablature, and midi files. Recommended for all players, from beginning to advanced levels.

LESSON 6: Slapping Part One: Thumb Slap/Index Finger Pop/Hammer-On
Bunny will get you slapping in no time. Bunny demonstrates The Thumb Slap, Index Finger Pop, and Hammer-On. Includes a QuickTime video (file size: 6.3 meg small / 16.9 large) explaining and demonstrating the lesson's material, charts with tablature, and audio files. Recommended for all players, from beginning to advanced levels.

LESSON 7: Slapping Part Two: Thumb Slap/Left Hand Slap/Hammer-On
Slapping Part 2 demonstrates the techniques of Thumb Slap, Left Hand Slap and Hammer-On. Includes a QuickTime video (5.5 meg) explaining and demonstrating the lesson's material, charts with tablature, and audio files. Recommended for all players, from beginning to advanced levels.

LESSON 8: Making Bass Lines
Learn how to make a bass line over C7 and Cminor 7 chords. Includes a QuickTime video (7.5 meg) explaining and demonstrating the lesson's material, charts with tablature, and midi files. Recommended for all players, from beginning to advanced levels.

LESSON 9: The Harmonic Minor Modes and Positions
Learn what the Harmonic Minor Modes are and how to use them. Includes 12 midi examples and a QuickTime video (5.1 meg) explaining and demonstrating the lesson's material and charts with tablature. For best results, knowledge of the Major Modes is recommended.

LESSON 10: The Melodic Minor Modes and Positions
Learn what the Melodic Minor Modes are and how to use them. Includes 12 midi examples and a QuickTime video (3.3 meg) explaining and demonstrating the lesson's material and charts with tablature. For best results, knowledge of the Major Modes is recommended.

LESSON 11: The Harmonic Major Modes and Positions
Learn what the Harmonic Major Modes are and how to use them. Includes 12 midi examples and a QuickTime video (2.2 meg) explaining and demonstrating the lesson's material and charts with tablature. For best results, knowledge of the Major Modes is recommended.

LESSON 12: The Additional Modes and Scales
The Additional Modes and Scales cover the diminished, auxilary diminished, whole tone and chromatic scales. Includes midi examples and a QuickTime video (4.9 meg) explaining and demonstrating the lesson's material and charts with tablature. For best results, knowledge of the Major Modes is recommended.

LESSON 13: The Pentatonic and Blues Scales
In this lesson, Bunny teaches you a variety of major and minor pentatonics, what chords to use them with, and also covers the blues scale. Includes midi examples and a QuickTime video (9.6 meg) explaining and demonstrating the lesson's material and charts with tablature.

LESSON 14: Intervals, Chords and Harmony
Learn what notes compose a chord, and what inversions are. Includes 11 midi examples, a QuickTime video (11 meg) explaining and demonstrating the lesson's material and charts with tablature.

LESSON 15: Matching Chords With The Major Modes
Now that you know all your modes, you need to know where to use them! This lesson matches up chords with the major modes. Includes 13 midi examples, a QuickTime video (5.3 meg) explaining and demonstrating the lesson's material and charts with tablature.

LESSON 16: Matching Chords With The Minor Modes
Now that you know all your modes, you need to know where to use them! This lesson matches up chords with the minor modes. Includes 11 midi examples, a QuickTime video (4.3 meg) explaining and demonstrating the lesson's material and charts with tablature.

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