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The Tres Cubano Chord Bible, with its 1,536 chords offers a complete solution for both beginner and experienced professional musician alike. The layout is uncomplicated and follows a logical musical progression from standard major chords up to the more esoteric thirteenths used by many jazz players.

This highly comprehensive guide provides the musician with no fewer than 35 different types of chord in all twelve keys, making it the definitive publication for the tres. Whether you play folk, rock, pop, jazz, Cuban Son or any other type of popular music, The Tres Cubano Chord Bible makes the ideal reference source for all occasions.

The Chords covered in The Tres Cubano Chord Bible (using the key of C as an example): C, Cm, C7, Cm7, C6, Cm6, C5, Cmaj7, C+, Cdim, Cdim7, Csus4, C7sus4, Cadd9, Cmadd9, C9, C11, Csus2, Csus4, Csus4add9, C-5, C6add9, Cm6add9, Cm(maj7), Cm7-5, Cmaj7-5, Cmaj7+5, C7sus2, C7-5, C7+5, C7-9, C7+9, Cmaj7, C13.

Beside the many pages of chord boxes or windows, the book features useful sections on tuning, chord construction, fingerboard layout, FAQs, alternative chord naming, fingering, slash chords, harmonic intervals, etc.

Review of features:

  • 1,536 Chords featuring all 12 keys
  • Standard 'C' and 'D' tuning ((GCE and ADF#)
  • Chord theory, FAQs and tuning guides
  • Fingerboard diagrams
  • Guitar family factfile
  • Alternative chord naming chart
  • Blank chord windows for your own jottings and arrangements

This publication is also suitable for the Tres Puerto Rica.The aim of this guide is to provide the musician with the flexibility only really offered to guitar and keyboard players in the past. Now, with the help of The Tres Cubano Chord Bible, musicians will be able to pick up any songbook and instantly have access to even the most complex and advanced chords.

FF14US The Tres Cubano Chord Bible

SKU: 978-1-906207-53-3
  • 'Great item........Super fast delivery.'
    (Alberto S. USA)


    'This is the third Chord book I've bought from Fretted Friends. Nicely arranged as usual.'

    (Magnus B. Sweden)


    'Super! Merci beaucoup. Je recommande vivement.'

    (Serge K. Switzerland)


    'There's very little around in the way of Cuban Tres information, so it wasa pleasant surprise to come across this useful book.'

    (Edgar J. USA)


    'Arrived quickly. Very happy with this bible.'

    (Dion, USA)


    'Smooth transaction, excellent communication.'

    (Hector V. USA)


    'Nice chord book for the C tuning Tres"(Publisher's note: now the two tunings (C and D) have been combined into one book).'

    (David K. UK)


    'Recibido en perfectas condiciones, con gran prontitud y al precio acordado.'

    (Luis Maria S. Spain)


    'Very good Tobe. Thank you!'

    (Esther C. USA)


    'Very quick and spot on.'

    (Chris F. UK)


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    (Nomeda M. USA)


    Publisher's note: Some of the above testimonials are taken from the original incarnations of The Tres Cubano (The Tres Cubano 'Long & Tall' Chord Dictionaries).  The latest edition has combined the two into a single publication with additional material included.

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