(Book). The Fender Bass, created 40 years ago by the inventive genius of Leo Fender, still remains today as the definitive electric bass. Before Fender, there was simply no electric bass at all! Leo's design was so revolutionary that it rapidly became a 'classic, ' an essential element which was responsible for defining the image of modern music. Every new bass is inspired (more or less) from his basic design. The Fender Bass tells the detailed story of the electric bass through the different models and their improvements, from their origins to the present form. Includes hundreds of black a white and color photos of the basses and their most famous players.The alder body was of the Al off set Ar contoured waist design recently introduced with the Jaguar/Jazzmaster and the Jass Bass (Patent number 2, 960, 900). ... In 1969, the Kluson keys were replaced by Fender Keys while the strings mute had been installed in 1963, ... This would, in The bass VI wiring diagram. addition to the clean sound of this instrument, greatly influence the musicians playing style.
|Title||:||The Fender Bass|
|Publisher||:||Hal Leonard Corporation - 1991-04-01|