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Mobility exercise for bass, part 1 (half steps)

In the last lesson, you learned how to connect all of the notes in any region on your bass using the IFR Cloud concept. If you haven't learned the Cloud exercise yet, please click on the link below to watch that lesson now:

Click here for the IFR Cloud exercise for bass

In today's lesson, we will learn to apply the IFR Cloud concept in a slightly more abstract way that allows us to move freely all over the fretboard by half steps.

Ready to take the next step?

As soon as you've mastered the Mobility technique in half steps, I will show you how you can make a small alteration to the technique so that you can move all over the neck of your bass by whole steps. Once you've mastered both half steps and whole steps, you're ready to jump into IFR Exercise 2: Melody!

Click here to watch the next video lesson "Mobility Whole Steps"