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Bass Lessons — 3 note open position chords bass tabs

(submitted by just3boyz)
This tab illustrate how to play basic 3 note open position chords in root 
position and in their inversions. (open position means more than an octave apart.)
I know this seems like a strange exercise on bass,
but I feel it's a great way to get more familiar with the notes on the bass.
It' also great for understanding how chords are built and voiced.

1 3 5
D major = D,F#,A

|Dmaj |Dmaj/F# |Dmaj/A |
G|11——————|14——————|19——————|
D|————————|12——————|16——————|
A|12——————|————————|————————|
E|10——————|14——————|17——————|

1 b3 5
D minor = D, F,A

|Dmin |Dmin/F |Dmin/A |
G|10——————|14——————|19——————|
D|————————|12——————|15——————|
A|12——————|————————|————————|
E|10——————|13——————|17——————|

1 3 #5
D Augmented = D,F#,A#

|Daug |Daug/F# |Daug/A |
G|11——————|15——————|19——————|
D|————————|12——————|16——————|
A|13——————|————————|————————|
E|10——————|14——————|18——————|

1 b3 b5
D diminished = D, F, Ab

|Dmin |Dmin/F |Dmin/Ab |
G|10——————|13——————|19——————|
D|————————|12——————|15——————|
A|11——————|————————|————————|
E|10——————|13——————|16——————|

Knowing all these inversions will make changing from chord to chord smoother.

Example)

D maj |A maj/E |B min/D |G maj/D |D maj/F#|D aug/F#|
G|11——————|14——————|11——————|12——————|14——————|15——————|
D|————————|11——————|9———————|9———————|12——————|12——————|
A|12——————|————————|————————|————————|————————|————————|
E|10——————|12——————|10——————|10——————|14——————|14——————|
|1 + 2 + |1 + 2 + |1 + 2 + |1 + 2 + |1 + 2 + |1 + 2 + |

|G maj |G min |D maj/A |
G|16——————|15——————|19——————||
D|————————|————————|16——————||
A|17——————|17——————|————————||
E|15——————|15——————|17——————||
|1 + 2 + |1 + 2 + |1 + 2 + |

Agian, this may seem like a silly thing to do on a bass
since playing chords is not a common thing.
but i think that this is great for understanding how chords are built
and also how certain notes in certain chords want to go in ceratin directions.
It's also fun to play these chords as arpeggios.
It's great for string skipping.

Please give me constructive criticism.

Thanks,

Connor Larkin
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