Definitions for "Bass Guitar"
Keywords:  guitar, tuned, pitch, acoustic, syles
The Bass (pronounced "Base") evolved from the upright Double Bass during the 1950s, when a certain Leo Fender marketed the first solid body electric guitar and named it the Precision Electric Bass Guitar. This revolutionary new sound got its name from its new more precise pitch. The bass line often carries the rhythm of a song on its shoulders.
the lowest six-stringed guitar
an electric or acoustic bass - a stringed instrument similar in design to the guitar, but with longer scale and tuned lower in pitch