From the second half of the 20th century into the new millenium, some bands hav e stretched the limits of rock. The great progressive rock artists of the world such as Yes, Kim Crimson, Queensryche, Dream Theater, and Symphony X have expa nded the possibilities, exploring elements of classical, jazz and other styles while maintaining the excitement and edge of rock. This book provides a look at the inner workings of this music, providing the tools and inspiration you need to create your own progressive rock sound. You'll learn fascinating chords, od d time signatures, metric and harmonic modulations, exotic scales and advanced guitar soloing concepts.
Finally, here is guidance for the guitarist who's ready to rise above and beyon d the confines of simple rock 'n' roll and push the boundaries where few dare t o go. The CD demonstrates the examples in the book. 96 pages.