Did you know that music can affect everything you do throughout your average day? Or that music can affect the healing process? How about the way you shop or how long you shop for? Lets explore how!
An introduction to the Mixolydian mode and its uses in various types of music.
This article contains some basic musical terms and explanations. Understanding these words will be valuable in this course (and in the rest of your life!) as you learn more about how to talk about music to others, using specific terms that are...
Ever wondered how you can "accidentally" play the right notes? Find out more inside.
Those tunes that bring a tear to your eye.
Commentary comparing 'Pumped Up Kicks' by Foster the People to 'Cleveland Rocks' from the Drew Carey Show.
A guide on constructing pleasing chords for accompanying church special songs is what I have been needing for many years. Most guitar enthusiasts resign from playing when faced with chord names such as “Am7(b5)/G”, “C2(#4)”, “Bb9(13)” or...
Diagrams and easy to follow text that will help musicians learn to read music whether as a singer or instrumentalist.
How to write the most common Classical chord progression, with audio/video examples and easy-to-understand explanations. The concepts of a "lead sheet," of chordal "voices," of "spacing" and "doubling," of the "leading tone" and of "relative motion" are all explained. It's a simple--but not...