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Randy07
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Hi everyone,

I posted a previous thread asking for a reference book/site for scales (i.e. formulae and suggested chords) and was given a link to some great material. Unfortunately it's been so long ago that the link has been moved and I can't access the material anymore. So, any new suggestions for a reference work on scales? I'll greatfully take websites, but i would love to hear a book suggestion as I have yet to come across one that has formulae and not neck patterns.

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I left this in the front cab of a removal van once. Never to be seen again. Great book.
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Try this: Thesaurus Of Scales And Melodic Patterns by Nicolas Slonimsky.
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Excellent, thanks guys
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RandyCrusy wrote:Try this: Thesaurus Of Scales And Melodic Patterns by Nicolas Slonimsky.
Many thanks for your recommendation. I know arrangements are subjective to artistic freedom but do you have any book recommendations upon that field? :guitar
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@ Steve Brown : Well it's not a book, but...it 's incredibly useful

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Steve Brown wrote:
RandyCrusy wrote:Try this: Thesaurus Of Scales And Melodic Patterns by Nicolas Slonimsky.
Many thanks for your recommendation. I know arrangements are subjective to artistic freedom but do you have any book recommendations upon that field? :guitar
Mmm no, sorry man :(. I never did arrangements.
I mean, yes I did, but all by ear, never used a book.
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lydian2000 wrote:@ Steve Brown : Well it's not a book, but...it 's incredibly useful

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Thanks. Chris over at the petrucci forum was on about this program about year & a half ago. Never really had a look. I shall do some indepth reading. As always, many thanks.

Steve

RandyCrusy wrote:Mmm no, sorry man :(. I never did arrangements.
I mean, yes I did, but all by ear, never used a book.

Not to worry, thanks. My tab book collection has helped me to look at things from 30 min epics to 4 min pop tunes. It seems there just isn't much literature in the way of learning about arrangements. Anyone have any idea what Berklee may have?

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