Asked • 04/15/19

Guitar book to complement my guitar lessons?

I have recently started guitar lessons. I really love them, but I feel there is something missing. My teacher's approach is "every class, let's learn a new song" but I feel I need some theory, like how to build chords, what note I make if I pulse this or that string, or playing techniques, etc. That is why I thought I could complement my lessons with a "theory guitar book" where how to play the guitar is explained and with progression of exercises. Is there such a thing? Or my teacher's approach is the way to learn to play an instrument (It is the first time I ever attempt to learn to play a musical instrument). Any advice will be welcomed!!

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Dan D. answered • 05/01/19

Music theory coach with 26 years of teaching experience

Mark S. answered • 04/16/19

Expert Guitar Player ( Musician ) with over 15 years of experience.

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