Country School: Two-Step Comping Pattern #4


Fourth in a series of definitive country piano two-step comping patterns…

Notice how the scale-wise walk-ups and walk-downs in the bass create forward motion and a strong sense of anticipation for each chord change…


Study-Practice Notes

  • Performance & Technique: Each walk-up and walk-down should feel like it is heading towards it target note on the down beat and chord change that follows.
  • Extensions: Using your knowledge of chord theory, play this pattern all keys you want to master (Suggested keys, those preferred by guitar players, are C, G, D, A, E).

learn more… Two-Step Comping Pattern #5