MUSIC THEORY FOR PRODUCERS – MODES – PART 4

In the previous lesson, we were learning how to apply our knowledge about modes to create solos and improvisations. The idea is to practice in the simplest way possible, and then...

MUSIC THEORY FOR PRODUCERS – MODES – PART 3

In the last lessons, we learned about modes. We took the C Major scale as the starting point and then we were able to build all modes. The idea now is...

MUSIC THEORY FOR PRODUCERS – BROKEN CHORDS AND ARPEGGIOS

Today we will learn about broken chords and arpeggios. We will also learn how to practice those subjects and why it is so important to develop technique skills. Along with music...

MUSIC THEORY FOR PRODUCERS – MODES – PART 2

Today we will continue to learn about modes. As we've seen in the previous lesson, modes are important skills for any musician and producer as it makes your music more and...

MUSIC THEORY FOR PRODUCERS – MODES – PART 1

Today we will learn about modes. Those are types of scales that come from ancient times, mostly ancient Greek music. It was a tradition in Middle Ages to write songs in...
MUSIC THEORY FOR PRODUCERS INTERVALS - PART 4

MUSIC THEORY FOR PRODUCERS – THE BLUES SCALE

Today's lesson is about the blues scale. The blues scale is very important, mostly for jazz, blues, bossa-nova, and even pop and rock, because it is an amazing scale for melodies...

MUSIC THEORY FOR PRODUCERS – THE PENTATONIC SCALE

Today we will learn about the pentatonic scale. It is very used, mostly to create solos and improvisations. It's easy to play and to build as well, and that's why pentatonic...

MUSIC THEORY FOR PRODUCERS – SLASH CHORDS

In this lesson, we will learn about slash chords (also known as slashed chords). Those are types of chords where the bass note is different from the root of the chord....

MUSIC THEORY FOR PRODUCERS – THE DIMINISHED CHORD

Today we will learn about the diminished chord, which is extremely used in pop music, jazz, electronic music, and much more. You will see that it's very easy to build a...

MUSIC THEORY FOR PRODUCERS – SUS CHORDS

In this lesson, we will learn about one of the chords that cause most confusion between music students: the sus chord. A sus or suspended chord is a chord in which the...