About Us

Tobe Richards is the author of 40+ books on musical chord theory for fretted instruments including the well known Fretted Friends Chord Bible Series.

His first book, The Irish Bouzouki Chord Bible, was published in 2005 and has been followed at irregular intervals with over 35 more titles featuring many other fretted instruments as diverse as the guitar, the plectrum banjo, and the charango.

Born in 1961, Tobe has over 40 years of experience in music, composition, harmony and chord theory.