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The Charango 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 charango. Whether you play folk, rock, pop, jazz or any other type of popular music, The Charango Chord Bible makes the ideal reference source for all occasions.

Standard Chords covered in The Charango 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 Charango 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 Charango 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 GCEAE tuning
  • Chord theory, FAQs and tuning guides
  • Fingerboard diagrams
  • Charango 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 The Charango Chord Bible, musicians will be able to pick up any songbook and instantly have access to even the most complex and advanced chords. 

FF02US The Charango Chord Bible

SKU: 978-1-906207-23-6
  • Comments about the Charango, Ronroco, Walaycho and Charangon Chord BIbles:


    'This is a comprehensive guide to just about any Charango chord you might want to find.  As a uke player, I'm finding this guide extremely helpful as I sashay into the world of Charango playing! :-).'

    (Suzanne D. USA)


    'This is a very useful aid to finding the chords for popular music. Charango books are usually written in Spanish music notation so this allows an easy way to interpret this music.'
     (Comment, Amazon UK)


    'Excellent Charango Chord Book. Prompt delivery. Great transaction!

    (Francisco S. USA)


    'Perfect, serious and recommended.'
    (Massimiliano A. Italy)


    'Thanks for doing such important charango work!'
    (Victor B. Switzerland)


    'Excellent book!!! Amazing shipping service, thanks!!!'
    (Barbara C. USA)

    'The item arrived very promply, its content superceded my expextations, excellent.'

    (Simon L. UK)


    'It contains everything you need to know about tuning and chords for a Charango.'
    (Amazon Customer, USA)



    (Robert G. USA)

    'It takes all the hard work out of learning the ronroco'.  It was all I could do to tune it before. Hope to get the charango version as well when finances will allow.'

    (Matthew N. Australia)


    'Suuper, alles in Ordnung, sehr gerne wieder!!!'

    (Wilder O. Germany)

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