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Music Basics

The foundation for the understanding of how music works.

PUBLISHED: Feb 10, 2014 UPDATED: Feb 10, 2014 • VIEWS: 1 • LESSON CODE: ML00

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Music Basics

This series of lessons lays the foundation for the understanding of how music works - The Principles of Music. The lessons include information on understanding intervals, steps, enharmonic equivalents, the major scale, key signatures.

These lessons are of value to ANY musician regardless of instrument.

A good place to start is the Music Basic Series of Lessons that collects the individual lessons related to the principles of music - the basics.

  • Glossary of Music Terms
  • Whole Steps and Half Steps Explained
  • The Chromatic Scale
  • Enharmonic Equivalents
  • The Major Scale
  • Key Signatures and the Circle of Fifths and Fourths
  • Ear Training
  • Chord Spelling - Triads
  • Chord Spelling - An Alternate Approach
  • Metronome - Playing in Time
  • Demystifying Cut Time by Chuck Anderson
  • Practice, Play and Rules (Theory) - The Three Words

Music Basic Series of Lessons

End of Lesson - Thanks, Hope You Enjoyed It!

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