Even though theory can sometimes seem forbidding, all musicians rely on it everyday. This book will relate music theory to contemporary guitar playing by helping to clarify concepts that affect your musical choices everyday. It begins with the basics and ends with exciting concepts and sounds common to many styles.26 worksheets appear throughout the book which will ensure your understanding of each section before you move on to the next topic, and give you practice manipulating basic musical material.A solid understanding of theory will improve your playing immensely. You\'ll be able to group scales and chords into larger families, learn songs quicker, and further appreciate the craft that goes into great guitar playing. ©1996, 96 pages.