In the key of F
A lot of students have asked me for tips and tricks to writing better chord progressions. By that time they had already learned about building Major and Minor c
In the last lesson we covered a few different strategies for starting to train your ears. This included singing with your instrument, singing over a drone, and…
VST plugins can add power and flexibility to your digital audio workstation. They can also be very expensive. Here is a collection of over ninety awesome
Use this free online ear trainer and learn how to play songs by ear.
Are you bored of the sound of standard chords? Then, using open guitar chords is a way to pimp up your playing and boring chord progressions. There are thousands of open guitar chords and millions of
The octatonic scale has only two modes. As shown in the next two examples, Mode 1 begins with a whole step and Mode 2 begins with a half step. Mode 1 consists of two minor tetrachords, the second starting at the tritone.
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For many people, listening to music elicits such an emotional response that the idea of dredging it for statistics and structure can seem odd or even misguided. But knowing these patterns can give one a deeper more fundamental sense for how music wor...
In a recent "Open Mic" we asked you, "Which music-related sites do you visit regularly?" This article is a summary of the great
Electronic Music Production Tips and Tricks