The Missing Method for Guitar Note Reading Series
Designed for note reading mastery, The Missing Method for Guitar Note Reading series works progressively from one string to the next, through every key. Book 1 starts you in open position (Frets 0-5) and each subsequent book moves further up the neck finishing with the highest notes on guitar (Frets 12-22). If you are looking to master the fretboard, this is the series for you!
Book 1: The Open Position
This first book in the note reading series introduces you to everything you need to know in order to understand reading guitar music, so guitarists at any level can learn how to read standard notation. This easy, step-by-step approach starts with the basics and moves forward until you can read every note in the first position of the fretboard. Available in right and left-handed editions.
Book 2: The 5th Position
Move beyond the basics of note reading. Many guitar players start with a method book that teaches them how to reads a few notes, but most of those books don’t take you any further. Missing Method 2 fixes that problem. Discover for yourself what those other method books have been keeping from you. Available in right and left-handed editions.
Book 3: The 9th Position
Take your knowledge of the fretboard to new heights! This follow up to Book 2 teaches you how read notes on the guitar from frets 9-13. Explore the rich tones in the part of the neck that many players consider to be the guitar’s sweet spot. Available in right and left-handed editions.
Book 5: 12th Position & Beyond
Welcome to the virtuoso region of the neck. Learn to read the guitar’s highest notes. With Book 5 you’ll finally be able to read those metal, jazz, rock, and classical solos that you currently have to figure out using TAB. TAB’s a great way to learn, but it can also be full of errors. Know better than the TAB, and decide for yourself the best way to play any song. Available in right and left-handed editions.
Book 4: Crossover Positions
Conquer every note from the open string to fret thirteen. Book 4 teaches you how to read the notes that cross over the open and fifth positions as well as fifth and ninth positions. It’s two books in one! Even if you thought you knew your frets well before, this book will help you cement that knowledge for good. Available in right and left-handed editions.