The 5 Golden Rules of Bass

rule #3 play the root followed by scale notes

|Am7 / / / | D7 / / / |

same idea

the roots followed by random notes from G Major Scale

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Your Task:

download the backing track for this progression

start by supporting each chord with the roots rule #1

then displace some of the roots

then use the chord notes after the roots rule #2

Am7 has A C E G in it

D7 has D F# A C in it

play the roots followed by the scale notes rule #3

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