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The Puerto Rican Cuatro Chord Bible, with its 1,728 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. To accompany the 1,728 chords, a further 576 possible moveable chord configurations are included, together with a useful range of slash chords, reflecting the popularity of this type of chord in many of today's artist and compilation topline songbooks.

This highly comprehensive guide provides the musician with no fewer than 68 different types of chord in all twelve keys, making it the definitive publication for the Puerto Rican cuatro. Whether you play folk, rock, pop, jazz or any other type of popular music, The Puerto Rican Cuatro Chord Bible makes the ideal reference source for all occasions.

Standard Chords covered in The Puerto Rican Cuatro Chord Bible (using the key of C as an example): C, Cm, C7, Cm7, C5, C6, Cm6, Cmaj7, Cdim, Cdim7, C-5, C+, Csus2, Csus4, C7sus4, Cm7-5, Cadd9, Cmadd9, C6add9, Cm6add9, C7-5, C7+5, C7-9, C7+9, Cm(maj7), Cmaj7-5, Cmaj7+5, C9, Cm9, Cmaj9, C11, C13.

Advanced Chords covered in The Puerto Rican Cuatro Chord Bible (using the key of C as an example): C4, Cadd11, Csus4add9, Cm-6, C7sus2, C7-5-9, C7-5+9, C7+5-9, C7+5+9, C7add11, C7add13, C7+11, Cm7-5-9, Cm7-9, Cm7add11, Cmaj7+11, C9sus4, C9-5, C9+5, C9+11, Cm9-5, Cm(maj9), Cmaj9-5, Cmaj9+5, Cmaj9+11, Cmaj9add6, C11-9, Cm11, Cmaj11, C13sus4, C13-5-9, C13-9, C13+9, C13+11, Cm13, Cmaj13.

Major Slash Chords covered in The Puerto Rican Cuatro Chord Bible (using the key of C as an example): C/C, C/Db, C/D, C/Eb, C/E, C/F, C/F#, C/G, C/Ab, C/A, C/Bb, C/B.

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, chord window blanks for transcribing your own favorite chord sequences etc.

Review of features:

-1,728 Chords featuring all 12 keys
-144 Major slash chords in all keys
-576 possible moveable chord positions
-Standard BEADG tuning
-Chord theory, FAQs and tuning guides
-Fingerboard diagrams
-Banjo family factfile
-Alternative chord naming chart
-Blank chord windows for your own jottings and arrangements

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 Puerto Rican Cuatro Chord Bible, musicians will be able to pick up any songbook and instantly have access to even the most complex and advanced chords.

FF17US The Puerto Rican Cuatro Chord Bible

SKU: 978-1-906207-36-6
  • 'Great book for learning chords. I'm a beginner at the Cuatro and this book has been very handy. Shipping took a little longer but well worth it.'
    (Sal, USA)
    (Publisher's note: shipping is now quicker as the books are printed and distributed in the US, UK, Europe and Australia).


    'As describe, great chord book for cuatro, thank you.'

    (Sigfredo B. USA)


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    (Paul T. UK)


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    (Michelle S. Italy)


    'Great rare chord book on Puerto Rican cuatro! Buy from this seller. Thanks. AAA+'

    (Jose S. USA)


    'Delighted with my purchase with thanks Charlotte.'

    (Charlotte H. UK)


    'Great product, fast shipping, will do business with again.'

    (Victor R. USA)


    'Such a great resource for chords.... The only way this could be better is if it included scales....'

    (A. B. USA)


    'Great book - fast delivery - fantastic service - Thanks.'

    (Edward D. UK)


    'Excellent quality book and extremely prompt shipping.'

    (John H. USA)


    'Really fills a niche. No other products like this for the cuatro.'

    (David L. UK)


    'Staggering amount of chords !! well interesting, thanks, nicely put together book.'

    (Ivonice P. UK)


    'This was my first experiennce with I searched the internet for an inexpensive instructionalpublication to no avail. This publication was $100.00 less than anything I could find. It was well illustrated and printed in the UK (now the US, Europe and Australia as well). This is clearly profesional instruction. It is easy to follow and relatively easy understand.I am most satisfied with the product and the service.'

    (srsgt USA)


    'Excellent book, well packaged.'

    (Tony C. UK)


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    (Lou Ann H. USA)


    'So happy I found this chord book. It even shows you how to tune the cuatro.'

    (Rex D. Australia)


    'First of all, great book, 5 star all the way. This is going to be so useful. 2nd, Cabot Books ROCK !!!'

    (Eric C. USA)

    'First class guide. A must-have for the cuatro player.'
    (Peter M. UK)

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