Category: ‘Nuts & Bolts’ Theory

Ionian Mode Explained

Once one has a basic grasp of intervals, the options available seem limitless. Before I had any knowledge of music theory I was limited to imitating my favourite bands & players which, whilst they were and remain brilliant musicians, kept

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Diatonic Chord Progressions

A fun way to tie two posts together is to experiment with a 3 chord progression and see how many sounds are thrown up. Read up here and here for a bit of back story to what I’m talking about

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Major Scale Chords

I thought it best to do a simple post about building triads from the major scale to tie in with the other posts I’ve done on intervals & major scale building. Once the major scale notes have been plucked from

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