The Chord Wheel

The Chord Wheel
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Author: Jim Fleser
Pages: 12
ISBN: 0634021427
Release: 2000-12-01
Editor: Hal Leonard Corporation

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Offers detailed instructions on how to use the transparent wheel attached to the cover to analyze chord progressions, compose music, apply music theory, and transpose keys.

Over 22 000 Chords

Over 22 000 Chords
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Author: Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation
Pages: 336
ISBN: 0793519977
Release: 1993-01-01
Editor: Hal Leonard Corporation

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

(Guitar). Over 22,000 chords! Easy to use with the new and revolutionary Guitar Chord Wheel! With the use of the wheel, you will be able to learn 12 times as many chords - fast. All music styles are covered, including rock, blues, jazz, metal and country.

Guitar Chords Wheel

Guitar Chords Wheel
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Author: Scott Gentry
Pages: 192
ISBN: 1645174166
Release: 2020-10-27
Editor: Thunder Bay Press

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This easy-to-use visual guide includes every chord you can imagine! An essential tool in any guitarist’s case, this portable book helps you learn positions for each finger on the fretboard and offers chord substitutions for songwriting. The key references are also a great way to come up with a base for solos! This book contains every permutation of each chord, including alternate voicings and inversions. So spin the wheel and watch your guitar playing improve!

The Guitar Wheel

The Guitar Wheel
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Author: Dennis Cheatham
Pages: 329
ISBN: 0996027904
Release: 2014-04-01
Editor: Music Master Pub

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

(Book). The Guitar and Music Theory Wheel is a visual two-sided music theory reference tool for guitar and piano, covering every musical key. It contains a book's worth of music theory while still fitting in your guitar case! The curved guitar neck design allows for easy visualization of theory on the guitar. The Guitar Wheel is an all-in-one tool for chords: major, minor, diminished; chord inversions; and scales: major, minor, diminished, pentatonic, and blues.

Chord Progressions for Songwriters

Chord Progressions for Songwriters
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Author: Richard J. Scott
Pages: 496
ISBN: 9780595263844
Release: 2003
Editor: iUniverse

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Each chapter of Chord Progressions For Songwriters provides a comprehensive self-contained lesson on one of twenty-one popular chord progressions that every songwriter should know inside and out. Lessons cover ascending, basic (I-IV), blues, circle (VI-II-V-I), classic rock (I-bVII-IV), combination, descending, doo-wop (I-VIm-IV-V), ending, flamenco (Im-bVII-bVI-V), folk (I-V), introduction, jazz (IIm-V-I), minor blues, one-chord, pedal point, rock and roll (I-IV-V), standard (I-VIm-IIm-V), and turnaround progressions as well as rhythm and Coltrane changes. You will learn how key, duration, substitution, variation (adding or subtracting chords), and displacement (rearranged chord orders) are used to vary the sound of each progression. You will also take a look at the author’s songwriter’s notebook and work through exercises to reinforce key chapter concepts and get you started building your own progressions.

Deluxe Encyclopedia of Guitar Chord Progressions

Deluxe Encyclopedia of Guitar Chord Progressions
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Author: JOHNNY RECTOR
Pages: 96
ISBN: 9781619115095
Release: 1997-12-15
Editor: Mel Bay Publications

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Johnny Rector has been recognized for years as one ofAmerica's top jazz guitar writers. Here, for the first time, he presents an analysis of modern chord progressions, extensions, alternations, substitutions and a hands-on series of exercises designed to utilize and apply theseimportant concepts to the guitar fingerboard. This book was written as a self-study guide to the intermediate, advanced and professional guitarist who has not had the opportunity to study material of this kind with a first-class competent teacher-artist, although such a teacher can be of greatassistance in learning to apply the material. It shows unusual chord forms and progressions beyond the basics.Written in standard notation

Piano Chord Book

Piano Chord Book
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Author: Ltd Publications International
Pages: 256
ISBN: 1680227750
Release: 2017-01-03
Editor: Publications International, Limited

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Contains 480 of the most commonly played piano chords. Includes a general introduction: choosing the right keyboard, getting to know the instrument, notes and chord construction.

Playing with Color

Playing with Color
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Author: Richard Mehl
Pages: 192
ISBN: 9781610586412
Release: 2013-02-01
Editor: Rockport Publishers

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Playing with Color is a highly accessible, fun approach to learning color application and principles. This hands-on book begins with an introduction to the philosophy of learning through the process of play. It then leads to a series of experimental design projects with an emphasis on color, providing the reader with a “toolkit� of ideas and skills. The awareness and sensitivity to form, color, material and craft gained through these visual experiments will increase the designer’s confidence in their personal and professional design work. This book can be used in the classroom or independently, and readers can go directly to exercises that appeal to them.

Music Theory for Guitarists

Music Theory for Guitarists
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Author: Tom Kolb
Pages: 104
ISBN: 9781476859545
Release: 2005-05-01
Editor: Hal Leonard Corporation

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

(Guitar Method). Guitarists of all levels will find a wealth of practical music knowledge in this special book. Veteran guitarist and author Tom Kolb dispels the mysteries of music theory using plain and simple terms and diagrams. The included audio provides 94 tracks of music examples, scales, modes, chords, ear training, and much more!

Piano Adventures Scale and Chord Book 3

Piano Adventures Scale and Chord Book 3
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Author: Randall Faber
Pages: 72
ISBN: 9781616779412
Release: 2020-02-01
Editor: Hal Leonard Corporation

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

(Faber Piano Adventures ). Scales and arpeggios are the backbone of confident, polished playing. Practicing these two pillars of technique develops dexterity and speed. When combined with essential music theory patterns, the result is "harmony in motion." Not just a reference for technical progress, Scale and Chord Book 3 encourages a focus on touch and sound, especially the feel of the black keys under the hands. Late intermediate and advancing students learn to perform multi-octave scales and arpeggios with fluency. Transposition exercises emphasize understanding of tonic, dominant, and leading tone. Gestural marks direct the integration of wrist motion. And, importantly, study of chord progressions provides the toolset for analysis, improvisation, and composition.

Money Chords

Money Chords
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Author: Richard J. Scott
Pages: 464
ISBN: 0595010393
Release: 2000-01-01
Editor: Writers Club Press

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Money Chords is a comprehensive reference book of popular chord progressions. It identifies the eighty most popular chord progressions that have been used time and again to write hit songs and twelve tools to create them. The book is the result of the compilation and analysis of a representative sampling of over two thousand popular chord progressions that took several years to compile. Chord progressions are categorized both chronologically and by progression type. Chronological listings identify progression types common to a specific time period and the evolution of various progression types. Progression type listings compare how the best songwriters and performers have utilized similar chord progressions. Money Chords is intended to be a songwriter’s tool box to help stimulate the creation of many more great songs in the new millenium.

The Berklee Book of Jazz Harmony

The Berklee Book of Jazz Harmony
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Author: Joe Mulholland,Tom Hojnacki
Pages: 264
ISBN: 9781480360853
Release: 2013-08-01
Editor: Hal Leonard Corporation

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

(Berklee Guide). Learn jazz harmony, as taught at Berklee College of Music. This text provides a strong foundation in harmonic principles, supporting further study in jazz composition, arranging, and improvisation. It covers basic chord types and their tensions, with practical demonstrations of how they are used in characteristic jazz contexts and an accompanying recording that lets you hear how they can be applied.

Music Theory 101

Music Theory 101
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Author: Brian Boone,Marc Schonbrun
Pages: 256
ISBN: 9781507203668
Release: 2017-08-08
Editor: Simon and Schuster

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Covers everything novice musicians and lifelong learners need to know. Full of music trivia, music history, comprehensive instruction and visual aids, music symbols, and chords throughout. This is a crash course in music theory that even professionals will enjoy.

Guitar Theory For Dummies

Guitar Theory For Dummies
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Author: Desi Serna
Pages: 320
ISBN: 9781118646939
Release: 2013-09-24
Editor: John Wiley & Sons

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Serious about jamming, understanding, and creating guitar-driven music? Easy. With an approachable and engaging style, Guitar Theory For Dummies goes beyond guitar basics, presenting the guidance intermediate to advanced players need to improve their improvisational and compositional skills. Plus, with access to audio tracks and video instruction online you can master the concepts and techniques covered in the book. Key content coverage includes: pentatonic and major scale patterns; the CAGED chord system, chord progressions, and playing by numbers; roots, keys, and applying scales, plus modes and modal scales; intervals and chord extensions; popular song references and theory applications that help you understand how to play popular music and contemporary guitar styles, and create music of your own. This title also features companion audio tracks and video content hosted online at Dummies.com The expert instruction and easy-to-digest information provides comprehensive guidance on how to apply music theory concepts to fretted instruments If you already have a handle on the basics and want to know more about the building blocks and theory behind guitar music, Guitar Theory For Dummies has you covered.

Jazz Licks Encyclopedia

Jazz Licks Encyclopedia
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Author: Jody Fisher
Pages: 96
ISBN: 1457415194
Release: 2021
Editor: Alfred Music

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Nearly 300 useful jazz guitar licks organized by chord type. Examples are shown in easy-to-read TAB and standard music notation. Four voicings are given for each chord type along with easy-to-read chord diagrams. Licks for common progressions such as ii-V-I are shown. Includes sections on Important Scales for Improvisation, Articulation, ""Feel"" and other important topics.

Piano and Keyboard Chords

Piano and Keyboard Chords
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Author: Jake Jackson
Pages: 384
ISBN: 0857752642
Release: 2011-11-01
Editor: Flame Tree Pub

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Organized as a chord per spread, for the left and right hands, this is a handy, comprehensive reference for jazz, pop, rock and soul musicians playing the piano or keyboard at various levels. It teaches yourself the essential piano chords, and more.

Ultimate Guitar Chord Chart Music Instruction

Ultimate Guitar Chord Chart  Music Instruction
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Author: Hal Leonard Corp.
Pages: 8
ISBN: 9781476858265
Release: 1999-03-01
Editor: Hal Leonard Corporation

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

(Guitar Educational). This handy booklet includes 120 of the most commonly used chords, as well as information on chord theory and easy-reference diagrams.

Basic Chord Progressions

Basic Chord Progressions
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Author: Dick Weissman
Pages: 48
ISBN: 1457420341
Release: 2021
Editor: Alfred Music

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

All of today's most popular chord progressions are included in this handy-sized 4.5" x 11" book. All progressions are shown with piano and guitar diagrams as well as standard music notation. Covers chord substitutions, the blues, half-step motion, chord inversions, the circle of fifths and more.

Piano Chords Progressions

Piano Chords   Progressions
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Author: Duane Shinn
Pages: 96
ISBN: 0912732687
Release: 2005-09
Editor: Keyboard Workshop

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

"The Secrets of Exciting Piano Chords & Sizzling Chord Progressions!" is an ebook with links back to 39 individual piano lessons online, showing photos of all major chords, all minor chords, all diminished, augmented and many extended chords such as 7ths, 9th, 11th and 13th chords.

The Circle of Fifths for Piano

The Circle of Fifths for Piano
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Author: Joseph Alexander
Pages: 70
ISBN: 178933019X
Release: 2018-07-20
Editor: WWW.Fundamental-Changes.com

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The Circle of Fifths for Piano shows how every key, scale and chord and modulation works in music. It's essential knowledge for any aspiring musician.