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The Big Six Core Chords - F7, Four Voicings, Learning Process
The Big Six Core Chords - F7, four voicings. From shape to chord tones to intervals and back again. Really, learning what a chord is made of.
From knowing the numeric chord formula of any chord you can get to the notes of that chord from it's corresponding major scale based on the same root. And, inversely from the names of the notes of a chord you can get to it's numeric chord formula.
For some chords it will be the intervals that come before the names of the chord tones, for other chords it might be the intervals that come first. The order doesn't matter, only the outcome.
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The Big Six Core Chords - F7, Four Voicings • Updated: May 6, 2013
The Big Six Core Chords, Level I - F7, four voicings.
The ** F7** is a 1 3 5 b7 of the major scale, based on the root of the chord. For F7 the chord tones are: F A C Eb.
These ARE the four F7 chord voicings that are used for deriving other chords. If all else fails when trying to remember a particular chord you can go back to your base seventh chords and go through the chord formula for deriving the chord you need.
There are far too many chord shapes to memorize thousands of shapes. From these four F7 chord voicings ALL other 4-part chords can be derived. And, if all else fails in trying to remember or build a chord you can always go back to the F7 and establish a frame of reference.
Core Chords - The Big Six - Building a Solid Chord Foundation • Updated: Jan 23, 2020
Core Chords is a series of lessons for building your core, essential 4-part chords. These chords commonly called jazz chords, are really just 4-part chords used in a wide range of musical styles.
The Big Six chords include: Seventh 7, Major Seventh maj7, Minor Seventh m7, Half Diminished Seventh or Minor Seven Flat Five diminished 7 m7b5, Diminished Seventh o7 and Augmented Seventh +7. These six chords form a core set of chords.
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