Udemy Chugging it don't mean a thing if it ain't got that swing! TUTORiAL
Rhythm harmonica for blues, country, rock, folk, jazz - any music works better with a beat or groove. Swing it and see.
This is an excellent course that will be extremely useful for anybody from total beginners to intermediate players.
All you need is a C harmonica (10-hole diatonic is best) - and your OPEN ears!
Each video lecture is acompanied by mp3 playalong tracks and the written music with standard notation, harmonica tabs and the words to say.
It starts very easy and will challenge you as you go on - but you will manage it, nothing impossible!
The idea behind it is to play' Rhythm harmonica'. Part of the role of a harmonica player is to provide rhythmic backing and that is what this course is all about.
When I was learning trumpet and tabla I realised that speaking the rhythms is a very good way of creating interesting sounds and rhythmic textures.
It also became clear to me as I was trying to teach people how to play like Sonny Terry that using words was a good way for me to explain it and easy thing for people to understand.
'Chugging' is all about saying, or rather whispering, crazy percussive words into the harmonica like 'choo chacka choo'. Just whisper Choo Chacka, Choo Chacka, Choo Chacka Chooooo into the harmonica and I think you will see what I mean, manage this well and enjoy the rhythm it produces.
You will also learn to play some train sounds.
Everybody likes to play a train whistle and here comes yours.
Exhale to prepare (not through the harmonica), grab holes four and five, breathe in, and articulate the word 'WOWW' as you do it.
As you breathe in try to 'chew' the sound by moving your tongue and jaw around a bit. Like 'wow wow wow'
Don't forget to pull the imaginary steam train whistle chord as you are coming round the mountain Casey Jones style.
It is starting small and simple but will get up to about 30 lectures. The advantage of getting it now is that it will have a low price and when the other lectures are added you will not have to pay any more! The more lectures it gets the higher the price will go.
Udemy Electric Bass for Busy Beginners Course 1 TUTORiAL
This course is for busy beginners who want to play bass and want to know how to practice in a way that gets results.
It has been my experience that a lot of people want to play bass and they want to play NOW! However, they either skip crucial steps in the learning process or taught poor habits that lead to major frustration and, sometimes, the abandonment of their bass playing aspirations!
This course is just a small part of a larger curriculum that I use to help beginner and intermediate students get started the right way to pro level students who want to brush up on their skills.
I have had great success teaching these principles in this way and I am confident that you will find this course to be a great resource on your Bass playing journey!
Get your Groove On!
Udemy 4 things every GREAT drummer practices! TUTORiAL
In this course - You will learn the 4 main things that EVERY drummer practices to create a more fluent approach to getting your drumming under control.
In lecture 1 - You will download and view the 1 single page PDF that is approximately 20 years and 10s of 1000's of lessons and 100's of drumming books consolidated into 1 simple PDF.
In lecture 2 - Task number 1 is all about the ABC's ( always be cleaning ) These 4 simple but fundamental exercises that will get your playing foundation in order, however these 4 exercises are not just in place to get good at these 4 exercises, But rather, to upgrade or to be injected into your current playing style to improve you playing ability.
In lecture 3 - Task number 2 you will learn how to divide up the beat effectively to allow a smoother transition across different time signatures.
In lecture 4 - You will be encouraged to research or study your fav drummer or at least find one to emulate as a player.
In lecture 5 - we talk about learning different songs. and more importantly why.
In lectures 6 and 7 Ive included 2 bonus rounds - Part one is a foundation to part 2.
This bonus round will show you a simple but effective way to get some fancy fills happening around the kit.
What are the requirements?
- Having a Drumkit might be good for playing, but it might hinder your practicing experience as noise fatigue is a concern. its about the technique and patterns and not the volume or sound of the kit.
What am I going to get from this course?
- Over 8 lectures and 37 mins of content!
- Get better efficiently and have a smoother playing ability.
What is the target audience?
- Any drummer that wants to play fluently around the kit at to take their base level of ability to the next level
Udemy Superstar Piano Course - Play a Piano Like a Professional TUTORiAL
Learn how to play a piano from ground zero with no experience at all. Watch over my shoulder as I am showing you
Imagine being able to sit down at a piano and just PLAY - Ballads, Pop, Blues, Jazz, Ragtime, even amazing Classical pieces? Now you can... and you can do it in months not years without wasting money, time and effort on traditional Piano Lessons.
Learning Piano Step by Step, it is like having me beside you. Watch over my shoulder as I play it. Pause the video and try it on then play again. Repeat.
Video can be pause rewind and play as many times. that is the way to shorten your learning curve. Now everyone can play piano like a professional.
With daily practice, you'll learn all the scales and chords for every key, and the music theory behind them so that you can quickly put great melodies and harmonies together. You'll even learn to read charts while studying a variety of chord progressions from popular music genres including Rock, Pop, RnB, Hip Hop, Classical, Gospel and Jazz. This combined with ear-training sessions and tips for singer/songwriters makes Quicklessons the best online course for learning how to play like a pro in no time.
You should take this course if you want a fun, fast and simple way to experience the joy of playing piano.
Udemy Circle of 5ths L2: Music Theory Tritone Chord Progressions TUTORiAL
Rosa has an unique was of teaching, She structure the course in a way, it let us figure out things first before giving us answers, not spoon feeding us. No dry boring lesson , I feel I'm being taught by how & why it 'works'... and not traditionally rigid like many other course out there. Thumbs up & keep up the good work.
Circle of 5ths Level 2 - Intermediate to Advanced
This course takes musicians to apply more advanced music theory into their playing - Tritones, Tritone Chord Substitutions, Jazzy Chromatic Chord Movement, 36251 Turn Arounds.
It is important for all musicians, whether you play guitar, piano, ukulele, violin, harmonica, or any musical instruments to develop an intimate knowledge of the Circle of 5ths. The Circle of 5ths is a visual picture that tells us the relations between keys, scales, chords, chord progressions, tritones, tritone chord substitutions, pentatonic scales, blues scales, 7 modes of music, etc.
The Tritone chord substitution is one of the most commonly used chord substitutions in jazz. By using tritone chord substitution, you often get a beautiful chromatic bass line in the song and especially in turn arounds.
When it comes to more advanced music theory, students get confused and give up in their struggle to advance in their musicianship.
Here's the secret: Learn to use the Moving Circle of 5ths Dynamically! When you know how to move the circle around to understand Tritones and how the interval is created in the Dominant 7 chords, you will understand why professional musicians do such smooth voicing because they know how to concentrate on the 3rd & 7th tones easily.
In this Circle of 5ths Level 2 course, I will show you how to use the Circle to do Tritone Chord substitutions with Dominant 7 Chords and Minor 7 Chords. In this way, you will have many more options in your music compositions other than the normal Diatonic Chord Progression & Secondary Dominants that you learned in Circle of 5ths Level 1 Course.
When you do Tritone Chord Substitutions, you begin to learn advance music harmonic sounds, and the importance of doing smooth voicing, chromatic bass line chord movement in turn arounds that audience loves to listen to.
In this course, I will also show you when Tritone Chord Substitutions work and when they don't work. There are some rules you need to follow so that you create beautiful harmonic sounds in your piece of music, whether reharmonizing a song or in the writing of your own songs.
You will be doing a lot of assignments so that you learn to find the answer yourself. What you discover sticks with you much more than what you are told. It is easy for me to lay out all the answers and theory for you. What is unique in the course is that I will coach you along to help you think and discover the answers for yourself in a creative way.
The following topics will be covered extensively:
Tritone Chord Substitution
Tritone Wants to Resolve
Tritones in All 12 Dominant 7 Chords
Advanced Harmony: Put in Tritone Chord Substitution
Two Magical Ways to Find the Tritone Chord Substitutions
Tritone Chromatic Movement
Song Application - Little Brown Jug - Putting in Tritone Chord Subs
When To Avoid Doing Tritone Chord Substitution?
Improvisation on ii7 V7 I
Jazzy Turn Around - 3 6 2 5
Formula for the Jazzy Turn Around 3 6 2 5 in C Key
Turn Around in Eb Key - Misty
Improvise on the 3625 Turn Around in all 12 Keys
Tritone Chord Substitution to Minor 7 Chords
Minor 7 Chord Substitutions
Golden Rule of Tritone Chord Subs
Applying Golden Rule to 36251 Progression
Apply Tritone Chord Substitutions to E7 A7 D7 G7 C
Only Need One Circle to Find Tritone Chord Substitutions
Voyetra Teach Me Blues Guitar
Learn to play blues-style guitar with Teach Me Blues Guitar from Voyetra. This simple method uses video clips, animation, and voice-overs to make learning fast, fun, and easy. Play classic blues riffs, solos, and songs in no time. The self-paced course lets you begin with concepts and basic theory or skip right to the lessons. A video overview introduces you to each phase of the course. Each level focuses on particular chords and techniques, which are described by your instructor, written in text passages, and demonstrated by video clips. You don't have to read music to play guitar. Clear and simple illustrations, diagrams, and charts show you exactly where to place your fingers.
At the end of each section, take the chords and techniques you've just learned and put them to work by playing the included classic-rock songs, complete with chord charts, tablature, music notation, and an onscreen backing band. Music glossary animations covering melody, harmony, rhythm, and notation are linked to the songs and lessons to help you learn the music easily. Watch the notes appear on the guitar neck as you play along with the songs. Full MIDI control lets you adjust the mix, loop particular sections, and change the tempo so you can learn the part slowly. Choose from four different views of the neck and find the one that works for you, including a special view for
Udemy Piano: Incredibly Quick and Easy Shapes Based System TUTORiAL
Why didn't I know this before!? Here we simplify the piano using no notation so that you can play any pop song you want.
Everyone would love to be able to play the piano but most people believe the piano is too hard to play and that you have to read music to do it. This is simply not true and we have plenty of great reviews that prove this point.
How does this sound, be playing songs on the piano within hours with:
No reading music?
No hours of dull practice, get better by playing the songs you want to?
Be able to say "Yes I play the piano"!
Be playing meaningful music faster than you dreamed possible
Have the skills to improvise and play by ear
Have the skills to create your own music like this person....
Do you know what a chord is? it's a bunch of notes, usually three of them that sound great together. All the songs you hear are made up of chords. They are the building blocks of songs. If you know enough chords you can play any song. We can teach you 48 of them in under an hour. To put that into perspective 14 chords is enough to play hundreds of thousands of songs - most songs only use 4! You'll have 14 chords at your fingertips within 20 minutes with this course.
I'm a professional musician (see the biog) with 20 years top flight experience and also an in demand teacher specialising in developing ways of making this stuff as simple and easy to understand as possible, we are good and we've been asked to demonste our findings and methods at some of the world's top universities.
Our piano shapes system delivers all of this:
Works for complete beginners
Brilliant for bedroom producers who don't really use their midi keyboard to its full extent
We will teach you the names of the notes in just 5 minutes - basics are important!
You will be playing your first 7 chords in just 8 minutes. Proving how easy this can be.
It's a simple step to double that to fourteen chords with another simple tip
Discover how to play a total of 48 chords in under an hour!
Learn other tips to get you playing with both hands and sounding accomplished quickly.
You can play other peoples songs you always wanted to
You can write your own!
Play in a band!
Or just for fun
Works for people who 'traditional' music lessons just didn't
Do all of this without having to go through any of the pain of learning to read music.
What am I going to get from this course?
Over 15 lectures and 1.5 hours of content!
Know how to play 48 chords in an hour enough to play hundreds of thousand of songs
Play songs without having to go through the pain of learning to read music!
Search for the chords for any song you like and be able to work out how to play them
Astonish friends and families at your quick progress