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Guitar Key Guide is a valuable reference for quickly determining the chords and scale patterns for all major and minor keys. But it’s more than just a reference guide. It helps you understand the basics of “key” and walks you through the process of building the chords that make up a given key. It’s an excellent resource for songwriters and those wishing to understand the basics of chord and key theory.
I put this book third on the list behind Guitar Theory for Dummies and Music Theory: From Beginner to Expert in terms of general guitar theory. Still a worthy read as it offers up different perspectives and explanations.
This is a great book of guitar exercises! These exercises develop everything from picking technique, to hammer-on/pull-offs, rhythm sequences and more.
Another book that’s more appropriate for those who have an understanding of major and minor scales. This book explores different approaches to playing scales over chord progressions and why certain scales work better than others in a given situation.
Excellent resource for expanding your understanding of scale patterns and sequences. This book is better suited for those who are already familiar with major/minor scale patterns.