Music Theory For Dummies: with Audio CD
Whether you're a student of music or a music lover, Music Theory For Dummies presents you with essential information on how to read, write, and understand music, as well as helpful hints on composing, arranging, and creating original melodies, harmonies, and chords.
Music Theory For Dummies gives you a...more
My piano teacher asked me to write a tune. It turned out to be a wonderful exercise. I read the book with this tune in mind.
As a high school IT teacher I have been asked on occasion to teach beginner Flash to adult learners. I always enjoyed it as they were fun to teach but I could never follow up with an advanced class. It wa...more
I had some music theory in grade school and junior high, and as I am trying to learn bass guitar now, some things were coming back to me, and I was wondering about them. The book did really well for addressing that. I understand why scales work the way they do now...more
I have read this book twice now (1st Ed). It's great but some things are not clearly enough explained for beginners.
That being said I highly recommend it to anyone involved with music