Once you’ve learned the material in Book 1, Book 2 starts teaching you other approaches, like learning a pattern and moving around the neck to play through chord progressions. You learn shuffle rhythms, playing higher up the fingerboard, major and minor scales, and much more.
Hal Leonard Bass Method Book 2 – 2nd Edition
The Hal Leonard Bass Method is designed for anyone just learning to play electric bass. It is based on years of teaching bass students of all ages and it also reflects some of the best bass teaching ideas from around the world. Book 2 teaches: the box shape; moveable boxes; notes in fifth position; major and minor scales; the classic blues line; the shuffle rhythm; tablature; and more!