The lessons below help lay the groundwork for learning music theory on the guitar. These lessons are essential to understanding the basics of notes, chords, and scales.

Additional Theory Resources

Below are a few books I think are beneficial to learning the foundations of guitar theory. Whenever learning something new, I find it useful to to get as many different perspectives as possible. Certain styles and language will resonate better than others and you’ll get a fuller understanding of the topic.

Guitar Theory for Dummies
Music Theory for Guitarists: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know But Were Afraid to Ask
The Practical Guide to Modern Music Theory for Guitarists: Second Edition

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