Why this book?
This is the best book I’ve seen on understanding music in a practical, accessible way, with an accompanying website full of free support materials such as audio files, music scores, and a huge variety of songs across genres and instruments. It’s aimed at those who play by ear, back-porch pickers, semi-pros, and pros. I’ve tried learning theory in many ways, from college classes to online courses, but I found the approach of this book the best, and I imagine learning from it for years to come.
Why should I read it?
What is this book about?
For less than the price of a single lesson, Garage Band Theory offers a lifetime of learning.
It's a gift that keeps giving.
GBT covers everything you need to understand, play and make your own music!
• lets you listen to hundreds of examples for every instrument.
• combines the freedom of playing by ear and the strength of traditional music theory.
• assumes you know nothing about basic theory and is written in a conversational, easy to follow style.
There are hundreds of exercises and examples using familiar songs and with the free downloads on the book's website, you…