Synopses & Reviews
In music, students are often force-fed scales, without ever really being told why these scales are important. By the end of this book you'll understand not only the relation between scales and chords, but also other basics that will get you understanding and playing music better. For all levels of musicians, and all instruments
Often, students are force-fed theory without ever really being told why it is important. This book attempts to bridge the gap between music theory and music reality. It covers: the major scale, triads, 7th chords, scale choices for chords, modes of the major scale, intervals, improvisation, and lots more. By the end of this book, players will have learned the basics to help them understand and play music better. Includes a list of recommended jazz CDs, and study sheets for practice. For all levels of musicians and all instruments.