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Major Hexatonic Scales and Melodic Patterns Vol. 1 is a unique and exciting way of approaching the bass guitar fretboard that is guaranteed to take your musicianship to the next level. Bassist and composer Evan Marien is known for his deep melodic vocabulary and his unique way of approaching the fretboard. This exercise book is filled with over 10 years of carefully crafted patterns that is centered around his hexatonic approach.


Presented in six parts, this book features major hexatonic scales through their endless and surprising uses. The chapter on permutations will especially help push yourself to the next level in your technique, ability and musicianship by focusing on unique left hand fingering patterns used by Evan himself.

The hexatonic ideas in this book come in bass clef standard notation with fingering markings and TAB, making it the perfect exercise guide for bass players of all genres and abilities. Start thinking outside the pentatonic box and take your technique to the next level with Major Hexatonic Scales and Melodic Patterns Vol. 1.

  • Includes Guitar Pro 7 files for playback of exercises

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