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Complete Idiots Guide To Music Theory 2ND Edition CD

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Publisher Comments:

A music theory book that hits the high note …

This updated and expanded edition of The Complete Idiot’s Guide® to Music Theory breaks down a difficult subject in a simple way—even for those who think they have no rhythm or consider themselves tone deaf. With clear, concise language, it explains everything from bass-clef basics to confusing codas. This new edition includes:

-A brand-new CD

-A comprehensive ear- training section

-Musical examples of intervals, scales, chords, and rhythms

-Aural exercises so readers can test their ear training and transcription skills

Download a sample chapter.

Book News Annotation:

Miller presents a guide to learning the fundamentals of music theory for beginners and nonmusicians. He explains pitches and clefs, intervals, scales, and major and minor keys; rhythm, tempo, and dynamics; melodies, chords, phrases, and form; transcription, accompanying, and transposition; harmony, chord substitution, and special notation; and composing, arranging, lead sheets and scores, and performing. A CD-ROM containing ear training exercises is included. Miller is a writer and musician who has written several guides in the Complete Idiot's Guide series.
Annotation 2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Book News Annotation:

Miller presents a guide to learning the fundamentals of music theory for beginners and nonmusicians. He explains pitches and clefs, intervals, scales, and major and minor keys; rhythm, tempo, and dynamics; melodies, chords, phrases, and form; transcription, accompanying, and transposition; harmony, chord substitution, and special notation; and composing, arranging, lead sheets and scores, and performing. A CD-ROM containing ear training exercises is included. Miller is a writer and musician who has written several guides in the Complete Idiot's Guide series. Annotation ©2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

About the Author

Michael Miller is the author of several successful music guides, including The Complete Idio‛s Guide to Songwriting, Second Edition, The Complete Idio‛s Guide to Solos and Improvisation, The Complete Idio‛s Guide to Playing Drums, Second Edition, and The Complete Idio‛s Guide to Music Composition.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781592574377
Author:
Miller, Michael
Publisher:
Alpha Books
Subject:
Music theory
Subject:
Instruction & Study - Theory
Subject:
Theory
Subject:
Music-Theory and Composition
Copyright:
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
CD
Series:
Complete Idiot's Guides
Publication Date:
20050931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
336
Dimensions:
10.80x8.46x.73 in. 1.55 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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