Part 1 − Instrumental Medley Breakdown − Chet Atkins

December 4, 2019 12 Comments

Greetings from Saint Petersburg, Russia. My name is Pavel. I got a lot of requests on how to play this arrangement, so let me show exactly how I did it. And… good luck! So it starts with this little cue Read More

Music Theory for MIDI Composition : Music Theory for Basic Chords

September 6, 2019 No Comments

Next, what we’ll be discussing is your music chords. What chords are, are individual notes, harmonically arranged to produce a particular sound or feeling. You chords are taken from your music scales. They’re the notes that lie within your scale, Read More

Music Theory Distilled – Part 1: Melody

Most musical sounds have an identifiable “pitch”. Thisdoes not, but thisand thisand thisdo. Some complicated soundshave many pitches at once, but for now let’s just talk about single pitches. Pitch comes from the dominant frequency in the sound: the number Read More

How to Read Sheet Music for Piano : How to Play Chords from Reading Piano Sheet Music

Hello! I am Annie Brunson on behalf of Expert Village. Today we’re going to learn how to put chords under a melody. So let’s go back to our “Mary had a little lamb.” You’ll see above the melody, a C. Read More

Advanced Scales and Modes for Improvisation & Composition Tutorial 1.1 Music Theory

hi welcome to our first tessitura pro tutorial this is the first time I am running the app it is showing the Ionian scale which is the regular major scale so here’s the major scale shown as a graph over Read More

Andy LaVerne – Jazz Composition & Solo/Duo Piano Playing Lesson 1

Composition, along with improvisation, is very tied together. When it comes to making you choices when you’re composing and even when you’re improvising, subtle differences can make actually a big difference. Because when you think about the totality of the Read More

Learn EDM Composition: Next Level Composition Week1 – Orientation Lesson

I have X amount of things that I want you guys to learn that I think are going to be really really helpful tricks tools things that if you have you have a course but you can’t get to that Read More

Ben Allison – Extended Bass Techniques & Composition

Some years ago, I got into working with the bass, and the timbre possibilities. Trying some different things. Some new, sort of techniques that I worked on, and using those sounds as launching points for new tunes. Kind of hooking Read More

John Abercrombie – Composition & Improvisation Masterclass

A lot of what I do, is harmonize melody notes. As I’m going. So, in this case, the melody starts here and then goes to the Emaj7, and then goes to a D7#9. A lot of this is navigation, you Read More

Your First Music Composition Lesson – For Beginners

– Students, Tim here from Lessons on the Web, once again. And we’re going to turn our brains into music mode once again today, and we are talking about how to write a simple song, as you can see. So, Read More