The Chord Wheel

Author: Jim Fleser
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 0634021427
Size: 14.26 MB
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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.

Chord Progressions For Songwriters

Author: Richard J. Scott
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 9780595263844
Size: 19.77 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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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.

The Ultimate Keyboard Chord Chart

Author: Hal Leonard Corp.
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 9781495007828
Size: 13.36 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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(Piano). This convenient reference features 120 of the most commonly used chords, easy diagrams, and information on chord theory.

Guitar Chord Bible

Author: Phil Capone
Publisher: Chartwell
ISBN: 9780785820833
Size: 14.81 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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This compact dictionary is designed to fit in your bag and is complete with fingering diagrams for each chord and photographs showing how each one is played.

Keyboard Player S Chord Bible

Author: Paul Lennon
Publisher: Chartwell
ISBN: 9780785824558
Size: 17.41 MB
Format: PDF
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Presents a compact dictionary of over 500 popular chords in their most common form, with easy-to-follow diagrams and instructions.

The Jazz Pianist

Author: Fred Hughes
Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing
ISBN: 075799315X
Size: 14.71 MB
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Jazz recording artist, pianist, and educator Fred Hughes takes you step-by-step though the process of efficiently playing chords with the left hand only. Learn jazz vocabulary along with practice and memorization techniques. The Jazz Pianist: Left Hand Voicings and Chord Theory begins with triads and proceeds through thirteenth chords and teaches the practical application of chords and chord progressions. Topics include: how to perform all chords and variations with little effort, how to provide the harmonic structure and foundation with the left hand, the theory of chord construction, the foundations of chord memorization, and how to utilize practice patterns for mastery. Learn these standards: "Have You Met Miss Jones," "All the Things You Are," "The Days of Wine and Roses," and "Body and Soul." Includes play-along and demonstration CD with bass and drums. An essential book for every jazz pianist!

Piano Chord Dictionary

Author: Morton Manus
Publisher: Alfred Music
ISBN: 1457427834
Size: 14.12 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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This Handy Guide shows the notation, fingering and keyboard diagrams for all the important chords used in modern popular music. Only the most practical position of each chord is shown. Two bass notes are given for each chord. Major, minor, diminished, augmented, sixth chords, seventh chords, ninth chords, eleventh chords and thirteenth chords are clearly shown. Includes a chord chart and major scale chart.