Learn to read standard music tation on the guitar with this easy step-by-step book! Great for beginners or more-experienced by ear players who want to start reading, it explains tation reading in detail, relating tes on the staff to guitar fingerboard diagrams and tablature. Practice routines and over 100 written exercises (with a complete answer key included) help you steadily and painlessly develop from an absolute beginner into a real reading and writing musician. You'll learn to recognize larger patterns as you progress, working with scales, chords, arpeggios, key and time signatures, chart directions, and complete rhythmic vocabulary from dotted whole tes down to tied sixteenths. From the author of The Guitar Fretboard Workbook and Chord Tone Soloing.