College Music Theory

If you are already studying guitar at a college or university, or if you are gearing up for it, these concepts are the ones you need to know to reach your full potential on guitar. But knowing them is not enough. You have to be able to apply them to your instrument.

Part One of The Guitar Lesson Companion, Volume Two is a music theory workbook that will help you internalize the music theory concepts that are most important for guitarists to know. Whether you need a lot of structure (weekly lessons) or you want to study on your own with the 4 Year Weekly Guitar Lesson Guide, order your books and get started today!

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1) The Chromatic Scale = Pages 7-8: http://youtu.be/-RSCvreXR7k

2) The Major Scale = Pages 9-11: http://youtu.be/gkjPUGeVtUw

3) The Circle of 5ths = Page 12: http://youtu.be/tcg7puU3Qgk

4) The Circle of 4ths = Page 12: http://youtu.be/05Woe3M_NJQ

5) Major and Minor Triads = Pages 13-14, 30-32: http://youtu.be/kzd7jqag0r4

6) Augmented and Diminished Chords = Pages 14-15, 33-36: http://youtu.be/cDHEIVlGFIM

7) Seventh Chords = Pages 16-19: http://youtu.be/4z6H4S9VGhs

8) Intervals = Pages 20-29: http://youtu.be/RiHsolYo19Q

9) Harmonizing the Major Scale = Page 37: http://youtu.be/HK19fkRrD-U

10) Chord Progressions = Pages 37-41: http://youtu.be/4MbLs03SCZg

11) The Natural Minor Scale = Page 42: http://youtu.be/m8wEe4lGnJA

12) Harmonizing the Natural Minor Scale = Page 43: http://youtu.be/MldBRs3q2bU

13) Modes of the Major Scale = Pages 44-56: http://youtu.be/IX_xpjr3fTM

14) Modes of the Melodic Minor Scale = Pages 57-69: http://youtu.be/cjaH4WzadFg

15) Modes of the Harmonic Minor Scale = Pages 70-82: http://youtu.be/wwVt5ZneJks

16) The Diminished Scale = Pages 83-84: http://youtu.be/a2U9vKlKCw8

17) The Dominant Diminished Scale = Pages 85-86: http://youtu.be/DnJi2_mZD6o

18) The Whole Tone Scale = Pages 87-88: http://youtu.be/QFZBTLgYIX8

19) Tritone Substitution = Page 89: http://youtu.be/3g9ZYUsLwp0

20) Soloing Over the Dominant 7 Chord = Page 90: http://youtu.be/MdriiobhbH4

QUICK LINKS TO OTHER LESSONS: Technique Studies, Standard Music NotationChords, Scales, and Theory, Chord Tone SoloingAdvanced Chord StudiesSpecial Topic LessonsJam Tracks in All KeysMetronome and Drum Tracks