This is an instructional book/CD combo that will have you playing the Dobro in minutes. In this very enjoyable book you will learn many bluegrass, country and blues licks and songs. There are 96 pages of fun instruction with lots of photos and diagrams. It is written in Tablature as well as standard music notation. The CD is helpful as it has the examples played slowly so you can hear what is going on. If you like this book, check out another of Joe's books "Teach Yourself to Play Pedal Steel Guitar".