Skip to main content Skip to footer
Save with Black Friday Coupons & Deals
Looking for Coupons?Call us Hablamos Español  
MF MD HG01 2017 Holiday Gift Guide 11-12-17
Best Seller
Backbeat Books Logo
SKU 
J11426 000000000

Backbeat Books The Songwriting Sourcebook - How to Turn Chords into Great Songs

  • Write a Review

Originally published in 2003, and now revised and updated, The Songwriting Sourcebook is the third entry in Rikky Rooksby's bestselling How to Write ...Click To Read More About This Product

In Stock & Ready To Ship

  • Shipping (48 Contiguous U.S. States)
    FREE
  • Your Price :
    $2499
  Add to Cart
Add to Wish List

Earn up to 200 reward points.

See All Backbeat Books Songwriting Instruction

Originally published in 2003, and now revised and updated, The Songwriting Sourcebook is the third entry in Rikky Rooksby's bestselling How to Write Songs series. This easy-to-use book will help you write better songs by explaining the art of writing effective chord sequences. It shows: ¢ How three and four chords can lay the foundation for a simple song, and how to move on to progressions using five and six chords
¢ How to give your chord sequences additional color by adding chords that are not strictly in key, including blues chords
¢ How to write chord sequences for songs in minor keys as well as major keys, and how to take progressions into new territories by changing key
¢ How to fine-tune the color of your chords by understanding the emotional potential of sevenths, sixths and ninths


All examples come with easy-to-read guitar chord boxes, and the accompanying 20-track audio CD features original recordings that illustrate some of the points made in the book.


SPECIFICATIONS
How to Turn Chords into Great Songs
Fully Updated and Expanded Edition
Series: Reference
Publisher: Backbeat Books
Format: Softcover
Author: Rikky Rooksby
Inventory #HL 00332983
ISBN: 9780879309596
UPC: 884088478858
Width: 8.5"
Length: 11.0"
240 pages
Reviews
Loading....
You are changing the Ship-To country.

Our product catalog varies by country due to manufacturer restrictions. If you change the Ship-To country, some or all of the items in your cart may not ship to the new destination.