The I-VI-IV-V chord progression almost single-handedly defines the fifties…
Notice the characteristic triple feel and melodic bass line. The step-wise motion in the bass creates a strong sense of momentum and direction and anticipation.
Performance and Interpretation Tip: Play the bass line melodically!
Technique Tip: Don’t forget to let gravity do all the work!
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