Welcome to jasonrasomusic.com! The home of critically acclaimed bassist, composer and bandleader Jason Raso.

Columnist for Canadian Musician Magazine & Promo Man for Ultimate Basses. Jason proudly endorses Fodera Basses, Aguilar Amplification, and D'Addario Strings.

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NEW BOOK: Improvising on Electric Bass 

Introducing IMPROVISING ON ELECTRIC BASS: A CHORD TONE APPROACH, Jason's debut book with Mel Bay Publications.

A limited number of copies are available at jasonrasomusic.com/lessons and include a FREE download of 5 Bonus Études!

The primary goal of this book is to help improve your chord spelling and fingerboard knowledge. Mastering chord tones will help you build more interesting bass lines. In addition, greater harmonic awareness will help you become a stronger writer, improviser, and soloist.


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