Chords, Progressions, Substitutions and Pieces

John Griggs

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Item# JGU113
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Learn to play and hear chords and progressions in all keys. This ideal supplement to any method teaches chord construction and substitution from beginning to advanced levels. Includes 576 chord diagrams plus 30 tunes in melody/chord style in notation and tablature for flatpicking or fingerstyle guitar. This book covers chord construction from triads to 13ths; the 15 major and minor keys; modes; the cycle of keys; analysis and transposition; chord exercises; 15 foundational pieces for learning to play chords and progressions by ear in all major and minor keys; and much more. The companion CD presents a helpful recording of the 30 pieces in the book. 148 pages.

Guitar Fingerboard
Major Scales
Chord Construction
Skip to My Lou
Rock a My Soul
Polly Wolly Doodle
Oh, My Darlin' Clementine
Oh, Where Has My Little Dog Gone
It Ain't Gonna Rain No More
He's Got the Whole World
Yellow Rose of Texas
Wildwood Flower
Standing in the Need of Prayer
Aloha Oe
Go Tell It on the Mountain
This Little Light of Mine
Wabash Cannonball
Down by the Riverside
Chinatown, My Chinatown
Ida, Sweet as Apple Cider
Darktown Strutter's Ball
Bill Bailey, Won't You Please Come Home!
For Me and My Gal
I Wonder Who's Kissing Her Now
Melody of Love
Wabash Blues
When You and I Were Young, Maggie
Poor Butterfly
St. Louis Blues
Frankie and Johnny
Wang-Wang Blues