Updated August 06, 2018

The 10 Best Music Theory Textbooks

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The Elements of Music: Concepts...
Theory of Harmony
Hal Leonard Pocket-Sized

Since the initial publication of this wiki in July of 2018, there have been 8 edits to this page. Knowledge of music theory will rarely ever hamper a musician, no matter how naturally talented. Rather, it enriches one's depth of understanding and opens up new possibilities. Whether you’re a student, composer or performer, one of these books will be of use and interest to you. When users buy our independently chosen editorial picks, we may earn commissions to support our work. Skip to the best music theory textbook on Amazon.

10. Tonal Harmony

9. Theory of Harmony

8. The Complete Musician

7. The Musician’s Guide to Theory and Analysis

6. Hal Leonard Pocket-Sized

5. Basic Music Theory

4. The Elements of Music: Concepts and Application

3. Twentieth-Century Harmony

2. Jazz Theory Book

1. Music Theory for Dummies


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