Please read Can I learn 5 string bass
with this program, as this applies exactly in the same manner with one exception. If you are going to play a 6 string bass, should you use our bass course
or our guitar courses
. This becomes an interesting concept you may not have really thought about before. The more strings you add to your bass, the more chord voicings, scale fingering extensions, and arpeggio ranges are available to you. With a 6 string bass, you now have an instrument just like a guitar, unless you choose to tune it differently from a 6 string guitar see bass guitar tuning
If you have read the articles regarding ways to tune the bass, then you can see that unless you are determined that your 6 string bass must be tuned in a particular manner as your main tuning, other than how the guitar is tuned in standard tuning, then you may consider getting the guitar program to master your bass.