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Diatonic modes for guitar
By Kerry Atkins
Price: Free! Words: 1,490. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Theory
'Diatonic modes for guitar' provides a simple, practical method for learning the modes of the major scale on the guitar or bass. Learn to play the modes on all parts of the fret board with the comprehensive scale patterns provided with a colour coding system to aid your learning of the interval patterns in each mode. The chords (harmony) that the modes are most compatible with are explained.
George Goodman's Harmonica Cheat Sheet
By George Goodman
Price: Free! Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Theory
George Goodman's Harmonica Cheat Sheet is a combination of three great tools to kick-start your harmonica playing, The Blues Harp Chart, Major Key Degrees of Scale, Circle Of Fourths And Fifths. Bottom line - pick the right key harmonica, learn the notes for chords in all 12 keys (chord tones make up the majority of notes in a melody), and understand playing in positions.
Ka-Ching Guitar and Music Theory Basics
By Paul D. E. Mitchell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,360. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Guitar
A guitar-based guide for the absolute beginner starting with the physics of sound through the basics of music theory, listening exercises and finally on to constructing complex chord progressions and scales and a full understanding of how popular songs are constructed.
Square One - A Western Music Theory Primer
By Andy Kossowsky
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,670. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Theory
A short introduction to the vocabulary and concepts of music theory. If you've wanted to learn about music theory but didn't know where to begin or even how to ask the right questions, this will start you off. We'll start at Square One.
Magical M.E.: Washington Wizardry Applied to Hawaii and How Stephen Colbert Introduced Us to God, Volume 19
By Rod Island
Series: Magical ME, Book 19. Price: Free! Words: 31,210. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Witchcraft and wicca
Volume 19 attempts to show religious symbols embedded in news articles for August 2013. It cites examples of unusual news articles that are noteworthy. It also provides examples of how to apply Cryptology to the Associated Press Feed to flush out encrypted data regarding Earth as a living organism with it's own mathematical genetic code.
Rosa's Adult Piano Lessons Reharmonization Level 1: Beginners Away In A Manger with 17 Instructional Videos
By Rosa Suen
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Piano & Keyboard
In this Rosa's Adult Piano Lessons Reharmonization Level 1, we start at the Beginners Level. You will play Away In A Manger & harmonize with Basic Chords. Learn Patterns of chord movement. Lead Sheets of Away In A Manger are included. Learn 17 Right Hand Piano Techniques: bluesy music, turn around notes, 3rds & 6ths, 5 note turns, etc. Join our students for this Best Sellers Piano Course!
Learn Jazz Guitar Improvisation: The Charlie Christian Method
By Joe Dochtermann
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 10,000. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Guitar
The Charlie Christian Method For Jazz Guitar Improvisation provides guitarists with the perfect way to begin learning to improvise in the jazz style. Charlie Christian was the first electric guitar soloist, and remains one of the most influential guitarists of all time. Readers will learn the how to solo over chord changes using the author's 'chord tone diagram' concept. Intermediate players & up.
How to play the E pentatonic minor scale - Secrets of the Guitar
By Herman Brock, Jr
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Guitar
Learn how to play the E pentatonic minor scale. Learn all the scale patterns on different positions on the neck, and how to switch positions fast. Master the scales on your guitar and find the chords that go with a particular neck position. Learn to use the whole neck of the guitar fast and easy!
The First Instruction Book Every Guitarist Should Own
By Dennis Harris, Sr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Guitar
The First Instruction Book Every Guitarist Should Own is a guide to learning the basics of several different guitar styles. You will start with the classical technique and theory; the basic building blocks of all styles. Then a chapter on Country, Pop, Blues, Rock, Jazz, and more music theory will be presented in order to transform you from just another guitarist into a true musician.
Secrets of the Guitar - How to read tabs and tablature
By Herman Brock, Jr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Theory
Learn how to read and write guitar tablature Including: Notes Licks Multiple notes Chords Scales Rhythm Over 50 tricks
Ultimate Slap Bass - Advanced Level
By Stuart Clayton
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 27,300. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Techniques
Ultimate Slap Bass - Advanced edition develops the slap technique through techniques such as double thumbing, open string hammer-ons and combining techniques. The book includes 91 exercises and audio files and backing tracks are available to download separately for each one.
How to play the Aeolian or natural minor scale in A - Secrets of the Guitar
By Herman Brock, Jr
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Theory
Learn how to play the Aeolian or natural minor scale in A. Learn all the scale patterns on different positions on the guitar neck, and how to switch positions fast. - Natural minor scale in A explained - Different positions on the neck - Guitar neck explained - I - IV - V explained - Practice exercises
Artistic Minds Complete Guide to Beginner Music Theory
By Cortney Westbrook
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 5,540. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Theory
Artistic Mind's Complete Guide to Beginner Music Theory explains how to read sheet music, how to use formulas to build scales and chords and also gives helpful tips on how to implement Music Theory into everyday practicing.
Master The Guitar Fretboard: Learn To Play The Guitar Again the REAL Way - Lead Guitar Lessons For Beginners And Intermediate Players Stuck In A Rut
By Joe Dochtermann
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 27,570. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Guitar
This book is both a method and resource for guitar players of all styles and experience levels, from rock to blues to heavy metal. It is as much for beginners as for intermediate players who are "stuck in a rut"; that dreaded feeling when you pick up the guitar and play the same old licks and riffs. It is "music theory for guitarists", with many fresh perspectives to invigorate your playing.
A Bird's Eye View of Scales and Modes
By Bernie Sirelson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,620. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Theory
"A Bird's Eye View" offers an experiential approach to improvising and composing. Seeing, feeling, and of course, hearing your music as it unfolds is the goal.
Ultimate Slap Bass - Intermediate Level
By Stuart Clayton
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 23,510. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Techniques
Ultimate Slap Bass - Intermediate edition develops the slap technique through techniques such as double popping, strumming, left hand slapping and machine gun triplets. The book includes 73 exercises and audio files and backing tracks are available to download separately for each one.
The Bass Guitarist's Guide to Reading Music - Advanced Level
By Stuart Clayton
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,990. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Theory
This book is the third book in the Reading Music series, and build on all of the topics covered in the first two volumes. Additional advanced topics such as odd time signatures and reading on 5-string bass are also covered.
Ultimate Slap Bass - Beginner Level
By Stuart Clayton
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,780. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Techniques
Ultimate Slap Bass - Beginner edition covers the slap technique from the absolute basics. The book includes 63 exercises and audio files and backing tracks are available to download separately for each one.
Music Theory 2 - Extended Chords - Color Chord Tones - 7, b7, 9, 10
By Rosa Suen
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Theory
In Music Theory 2, we move on to the chords that are 4-tone chords and 5-tone chords. After we learn the basic triad chords with 3 tones in Music Theory 1, we can build 4 tone chords and extended chords on them to create beautiful sounds with added color tones. This book is for music students in the intermediate to advanced level. You learn 7th, 9th, 10th color chord tones.
The Bass Guitarist's Guide to Reading Music - Intermediate Level
By Stuart Clayton
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,570. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Techniques
This book is the second in the Reading Music series and builds on many of the topics covered in the first. Additional elements such as triplets, compound time signatures and semiquavers are also introduced.