Fretboard Theory by Desi Serna teaches music theory for guitar including scales, chords, progressions, modes, and details to hundreds of popular songs. Start with why: how great leaders inspire everyone to take action / by Simon Sinek Wozniak built the Apple I. Just star Industrial Engineering and Management. Join the Fretboard Theory book customer email list to connect with author Desi Serna and receive free online resources that help you get the most out of the.

Author: Vulabar Sharg
Country: Great Britain
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Photos
Published (Last): 1 October 2012
Pages: 85
PDF File Size: 4.65 Mb
ePub File Size: 20.81 Mb
ISBN: 122-9-72003-677-1
Downloads: 15486
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Tezilkree

Daniel F Wehn rated it liked it Apr 23, Tim Camp rated it it was amazing Jun 05, Want to Read saving…. Just a moment while theorg sign you in to your Goodreads account.

Preview — Fretboard Theory by Desi Serna. Started playing in public but didn’t know how it all worked, I just played by ear, if it sounded good it was ok.

Sheldon rated it really liked it Aug 11, Kindle Editionpages. Its worth the money if you dont know these concepts. I have other books from famous people.

Fretboard Theory by Desi Serna

What scales to learn and how including pentatonic and major scale patterns Guitar CAGED chord system including inversions and arpeggio patterns Guitar chord progressions and playing by numbers Nashville Number System Roots, keys and applying scales Understanding music modes and modal scales fretboaard as Ionian, Dorian, Phrygian, Lydian, Mixolydian, Aeolian and Locrian Playing and using intervals including thirds, fifths and sixths Adding extensions such as “add 9,” “suspended 4,” and “major 7” Details to how hundreds of popular songs were played Not only sedna Fretboard Theory teach guitar music theory in a refreshing new manner, but it takes things a step farther by associating everything to your favorite songs.

Nonzer0value rated it it was amazing Xerna 29, Kamela Williamson rated it really liked it Nov 06, He knows his stuff and presents it well. Desi does a great job of just telling you what you need to know without long and confusing explanations. We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book.


For instance I am amazed at how many popular songs are based on the Em pentatonic scale alone. Played lots of bars and even more parties. I always felt that I was missing something, it just wasn’t clicking. Charlie Marciano rated it it was amazing Jul 16, Desi, ya happy now? Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. Hands-on approach to guitar theory gives you total command of the fretboard and music’s most critical elements by visualizing shapes, patterns and how they connect.

No trivia or quizzes yet.

Fretboard Theory : Desi Serna :

Its easy to follow. Jarom Later rated it it was amazing Nov 28, I have tried a lot of how to books but this is the only one that worked for me a little thick headed I guess if you want to play the the Guitar and you have a little talent go for it www.

I got Desis pentatonic DVD – buy it too. Its really worth buying.

Fretboard Theory 2008 E-Book –

I could follow it and understand what he was trying to teach. Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more.

Lists with This Book. Jose A Gonzalez rated it really theoty it Jul 03, The hands-on approach to theory shows you how music “works” on the guitar fretboard by visualizing shapes and patterns and how they connect to make music.

Tragically, as it turns out, I wasn’t the only one who thought to do him the favour smirk. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Reviews of books, your favorite bands latest CD, how to videos, live band performances and other instructional websites are all welcome. My style new age, fretblard rockI’m composing these days thanks to this book.

Looking for beautiful des Description Do you love sitting at home playing guitar, but find yourself playing the same old things over and over without making much progress? To ask other readers questions about Fretboard Theoryplease sign up. I saw Desi’s stuff on the web somewhere, bought it, and the lights started coming on.


Books by Desi Serna. It s really great!! Are you a veteran guitarist who has played for years, but you’re embarrassed to admit you have no idea what you’re doing? I’ll take it a step further, I did not know the significance of learning scales pentatonic, major, and the accompanying chromatic scales.

I can’t say I’m overly cyber-community-savvy, but it seems to me that the original post — posted nearly two years ago — was made by a legitimate member with many previous posts to his credit Like any book on music, it’s not a miracle cure for a lack of discipline or the utterly tone-def among us smirkbut if you have any musical inclination whatsoever, it’ll give you a solid start grin.

Fretboard Theory by Desi Serna teaches music theory for guitar including scales, chords, progressions, modes, and details to hundreds of popular songs.

Guitar Noise Forums

Even if fretbiard can’t grasp all of it which I can’t at the mo I’m sure as I progress through the book all will become clearer, as is happening now. If you want to take your guitar playing to the next level, compose songs like you hear on the radio, and improvise your own music, then you need Fretboard Theory.

The way he describes the Pentatonic scales has open up a whole new guitar world for me. Book ratings by Goodreads. Being self taught, I trained myself to look for patterns in each song.

Online Audio, Backing Tracks, Song Lessons and Tabs Hours of free online audio instruction and song learning videos are available to supplement the book.

I’ve now picked up a 5-string