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

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

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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.


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The Songwriting Sourcebook - How to Turn Chords into Great Songs

  • 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
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