If you are studying music then you should be able to read music tabs without problems. The language of music is written in musical notation where rhyme, pitch and time values are indicated. This important information can help us play the music we have never heard. But there is an easy way of music notation. This is tablature, where not notations are employed but numbers and ASCII code. One should read the tab from left to right. For instance, use of bass guitar tabs is very easy. This instrument features 4 strings: low E, A, D, G. All these strings are a pitch lower than bottom strings of acoustic guitar though there are 5 string bass guitar and 6 string bass guitar but they are not so common therefore bass guitar chords that you will find online were created mainly for 4 string bass guitar. Bass tabs are written with 4 strings in mind where each line corresponds to particular string. Numbers that you will see show definite frets to be pressed when you play. When you see 0 that means that you should play an open string. All data that you may need for playing is shown in bass tablature. The bass chords are played with technique that differs from the one you use when you play regular guitar. All bass tabs come with additional symbols to show different playing technique. If you need bass tabs free library can be found in a particular section of this website. With our help you will get great rock, funky or jazz bass riff tabs. You may need blank bass tab sheets as well for manual editing. You can edit them with pencil or a pen. Download blank bass tab in PDF format and print it. If you want to apply computer editing then you should use special software for it. Bass sheet music and lessons will help you to look like a pro even if you are just a beginner. It is great to plunge into world that was not familiar to you even yesterday and now it is all different!