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Harmony and Theory: A Comprehensive Source for All Musicians (Essential Concepts) [Sheet music]

Keith Wyatt
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  • Sheet music: 160 pages
  • Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation (1 Jan 1998)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0793579910
  • ISBN-13: 978-0793579914
  • Product Dimensions: 30.2 x 22.8 x 1.2 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 67,752 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Description Harmony And Theory Complete lessons and analysis of: intervals, rhythms, scales, chords, key signatures, transposition, chord inversions, key centers and more.

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110 of 112 people found the following review helpful
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Highly readable if you want to understand and apply musical harmony in a wide range of musical genres. Acts either as tutotial or as reference from beginners to fairly advanced. Covers all the interesting aspects for non-experts. Explains the difference between major do-re-mi and minor scale, plus why pentatonic major and minor scales make improvising easier. Explains how you can derive from a melody line first a series of chords then harmonised parts, how to find the key centre in a chord sequence, blues harmony, blues melody, blues rhythm, chord inversions, sevenths, ninths, modes, melodic minor scale, tension and resolution, flattended fifths, modulation and lots more! Brilliant!
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3.0 out of 5 stars Good theory for the improving musician 13 July 2002
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This book has some great exercises and some neat tricks to help memorise aspects of music theory. It's nicely paced, starting very basic and going to reasonably advanced. I would have awarded more stars but for three flaws: (i) some aspects are poorly explained - the authors knew what they meant but had difficulty expressing it unambiguously, (ii) some of the answers to the exercises are wrong (B# does not equal Cb, despite what this book says!) which does not help if you are just starting out, and (iii) there is little differentiation between what is useful theory and what is obscure. However, given that you take those caveats on board, I would still recommend this book for its accessability and well structured approach.
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4.0 out of 5 stars Really easy to read, understand and learn from 26 Sep 2011
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This book is really great. It takes you through each element of music theory gradually. As you progress step by step, the exercises are well described, easy to follow and to the point. I would recommend anyone starting out studying music theory to purchase this book.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent 28 Jun 2014
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Excellent book, well written and easy to understand, just wish I could motivate myself to spend more time reading it!
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