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Your search for the perfect bass line never ends.

Expand your style with Killer Walking Bass.

This bass book is unique. We focus on melody as a key driver in walking. Avoid playing the same thing over and over. Improve your bass playing and add to your vocabulary now.

Here’s what you’ll get:

  • Melodic lines for 6 tunes
  • Detailed analysis
  • Principles of melodic walking bass
  • Resources on walking bass

Get ready to be inspired, whether an advanced bassist or intermediate jazz bass player.

Take your walking to the next level.


DOWNLOAD SAMPLE LINE: “You Are The Angel Glow” (like “All The Things You Are”)


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Teymur is a virtuoso bassist, proficient in classical, upright jazz and electric bass styles. He graduated with honors from the Jerusalem Academy of Music, where he studied with bass professor Dr. Michael Klinghoffer.

In 2010, Teymur moved to New York City and quickly became a sought-after bassist. He’s performed with Mike Stern, Arturo Sandoval, Vic Juris, Oz Noy, Lafayette Harris, and others.

Mike Stern says Teymur is an “unbelievable bassist and incredible musician. He’s mastered the art of walking with an amazing feel. Teymur really walks his ass off!”

Find out more about Teymur on his official site.




Jim a has a degree in music from Rutgers University, where he studied composition with Charles Wuorinen.

He is noted author and instructor in web design and online business strategy. Jim authored bestselling books in his field: Designing Web Navigation (O’Reilly, 2007) and Mapping Experiences (O’Reilly, 2016). He blogs at and tweets at @jimkalbach

Check out Jim’s composed bass melody over the changes of “All Of The Things You Are,” intended to be bowed but also playable pizzicato.



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