Penguin.com (usa)

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Music Theory, 2nd Edition

2nd Edition

Complete Idiot's Guides

Michael Miller - Author

Trade Paperback and CD | $19.95 | add to cart | view cart
ISBN 9781592574377 | 336 pages | 06 Sep 2005 | Alpha | 8.50 x 10.86in | 18 - AND UP
Summary of The Complete Idiot's Guide to Music Theory, 2nd Edition Summary of The Complete Idiot's Guide to Music Theory, 2nd Edition Reviews for The Complete Idiot's Guide to Music Theory, 2nd Edition An Excerpt from The Complete Idiot's Guide to Music Theory, 2nd Edition

A music theory book that hits the high note …

This updated and expanded edition of The Complete Idiot’s Guide® to Music Theory breaks down a difficult subject in a simple way—even for those who think they have no rhythm or consider themselves tone deaf. With clear, concise language, it explains everything from bass-clef basics to confusing codas. This new edition includes:

  • A brand-new CD
  • A comprehensive ear-training section
  • Musical examples of intervals, scales, chords, and rhythms
  • Aural exercises so readers can test their ear training and transcription skills

Samples and More from This Book

Download a sample chapter.

Quick Guide: The Circle of Fifths Explained

Quick Guide: Music Theory 101: Major, Minor, Diminished, and Augmented Chords

Quick Guide: Music Theory 101: Natural, Harmonic, and Melodic Scales


To keep up-to-date, input your email address, and we will contact you on publication

Please alert me via email when:


The author releases another book