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A Bass Players Guide to Arpeggio Inversions is a PDF book containing easy to use diagrams for the five main chord types (major 7, dominant 7, minor 7, minor 7 flat 5, and diminished 7) in root position and all the inversions. There are multiple patterns for each chord and inversion type, so even if you are somewhat familiar with inversions, this book will likely provide something new for you, and it's easy to use format makes it perfect for beginners who want a simple introduction to inversion patterns.


The aim of this book is to help you develop a deeper understanding of how the chord tones relate to each other so that you can find them quickly and easily, and to help you break out from using only standard note sequences in your playing. Don't rush. Learning the fretboard can be a lifelong pursuit; find joy in discovering new routes between notes and refer to this book for guidance.


  • Easy to use patterns
  • Multiple patterns for each inversion and chord type
  • Patterns are perfectly aligned so that as you flick between the pages, you can visualize how the chord tones move between each type of chord. 

A Bass Players Guide to Arpeggio Inversions

  • PDF book (32 pages)