Sonic Academy Music Theory Chordal Harmony in Electronic Music TUTORiAL
Sonic Academy presents an all new music theory course looking at the world of Chords. We welcome newcomer Phil Dawson, a highly skilled and deeply knowledgeable educator to guide us through what can sometimes be a very complex subject.
Here, we bring it right back to basics and look at the core concepts of chordal anatomy like intervals, triads, extended, 7th and major and minor chords. We put this all into context by analysing some real world tracks and discovering how their chord sequences are constructed and how you could apply the same to your tracks.
Udemy Music Theory Comprehensive: Part 2 Chords, Scales, & Keys TUTORiAL
A Complete College-Level Music Theory Curriculum. This is Part 2: Understanding all chords, scales, and keys.
For years I've been teaching Music Theory in the college classroom. These classes I'm making for Udemy use the same syllabus I've used in my college classes for years, at a fraction of the cost. I believe anyone can learn Music Theory - and cost shouldn't be a barrier.
Recently I was named as a semi-finalist for the Grammy Foundation's Music Educator of the Year award because of my in-person university classes. Now I'm taking those classes to Udemy in an online format in order to reach more students, and give them the joy of Music Theory.
My approach to music theory is to minimize the memorization. Most of these concepts you can learn by just understanding why chords behave in certain ways. Once you understand those concepts, you can find any scale, key, or chord that exists. Even invent your own.
This class is a Comprehensive class - it will have many parts, going through my entire annual curriculum.
This class is Part 2: Chords, Scales, and Keys.
Throughout this class, I'll be providing you with 8 worksheets for you to practice the concepts on. If you get stuck, you can review the videos or post a question, and I'll back to it as fast as possible. Also in this class I have several complete analysis projects that we will complete together - just like in my college classes.
In this class, we will cover:
My approach to Music Theory
Tools you will need to learn Music Theory quickly and efficiently
Chromatic and Diatonic scales
Ordered Pitch Class Collections
The pattern of a Major Scale
Writing melodies with major scales
What it means to be "in key"
How to identify key signatures
Popular song analysis
Building triads (chords)
Diatonic chord progressions
Roman numeral analysis
Finding chords by formula
The thirds inside of a chord
Finding fifths by finding thirds
Chords on the guitar
Full Analysis: Canon in D (Pachabel)
Full Analysis: Minuet in G (Bach)
Major 7th Chords
Minor 7th Chords
Dominant 7th Chords
…and much, much more!
Udemy Ultimate Beginner Guitar Guide Both Acoustic & Electric TUTORiAL
All In One Guitar Course For Beginners - How To Hold The Guitar - All The Important Open Chords - Music Theory + More
Don’t just jump straight into chords and start learning songs, if you want really progress on the guitar, then you need to take the same path as the professionals took at a beginner level.
If you are an absolute beginner on guitar then this course is right for you! Whether you have an acoustic or electric, this course covers both instruments. All you need is a tuned guitar, bags of enthusiasm and get ready to really make a difference in your guitar playing.
We start with the basics in guitar like how to hold the guitar, what is the correct posture, I also cover what all the major parts are on the guitar and how to use them (very important). And we look at guitar accessories and how to use them properly too and I cover the basics in music theory which you definitely need to learn at this level
Udemy Music Theory I TUTORiAL
Music Theory I is designed for any person interested in learning the basics of western music theory. It is specifically tailored to students in a college or university setting, but it is perfect for anyone simply looking to learn, or improve their understanding of, music theory.
What are the lessons like?
Lessons are presented in short, information-dense modules with many quizzes and downloadable worksheets accompanying them. Each video is written and constructed to be as concise as possible so that no time is wasted. The lessons are structured to build on each other making the flow seamless and easy to understand.
Who teaches the course?
Max Keller is currently a full-time lecturer in the areas of music theory and composition at the Mahidol University College of Music. If you have any questions while studying this course Max personally responds to all discussions and messages.
Who should take this course?
Anyone who took the previous course, "Music Theory Foundations”
College or university students taking the first year of music theory
Anyone who can read music a little and wants to understand more about music theory
A producer or composer that is looking to improve their craft
People who want to take the best online courses for music theory there are
What are the requirements?
Know the concepts taught in Music Theory Foundations
Be able to read music notation
Have a pdf reader
What am I going to get from this course?
Over 17 lectures and 1 hour of content!
Master the first semester of college music theory
Notate different types of rhythms
Understand functions of notes within the major and minor scales
Understand diatonic chord functions
Correctly resolve dominant 7th chords to tonic
Realize figured bass lines
Harmonize a precomposed melody
What is the target audience?
This is a college level course. It is meant for students who already know how to read sheet music and understand basic music theory including: treble and bass clefs, intervals, triads, major and minor scales, and key signatures.
If any of these areas are unknown or are perhaps weak then students are highly encouraged to take my course entitled "Music Theory Foundations” which was created to help absolute beginning students prepare for Music Theory I.
Section 1: Introduction
Lecture 1 Introduction 00:30
Section 2: Interval Review
Lecture 2 Interval Review 03:44
A review of reading intervals with guidance on ways to read them faster.
Quiz 1 Interval Review 9 questions
Section 3: Rhythmic Notation
Lecture 3 Metric and Intermetric Rhythmic Notation 03:38
This lesson shows some rhythmic notation guidelines and how to beam various beat subdivisions.
Quiz 2 Metric and Intermetric Rhythm 6 questions
Lecture 4 Notating Syncopations 04:50
Sometimes ties are needed to notate rhythms that cross the beats
Quiz 3 Syncopation 7 questions
Section 4: Chords
Lecture 5 Functional Tendencies 07:16
Learn how tendency notes shape chord progressions and functions within a scale.
Quiz 4 Functional Tendencies 5 questions
Lecture 6 7th Chords 03:00
This lesson teaches all the possible tertian 7th chords and how to notate their figured bass inversions
Quiz 5 7th Chords 9 questions
Lecture 7 Diatonic 7th Chords 05:24
A rundown of all the 7th chords created by the diatonic scales along with explanations as to why some of them are avoided and/or are extremely rare in the common practice era.
Quiz 6 Diatonic 7th Chords 8 questions
Lecture 8 Roman Numeral Analysis 03:04
Put all the tools learned so far to use by analyzing a Bach excerpt.
Quiz 7 Roman Numeral Analysis 7 questions
Section 5: Chorale Part Writing
Lecture 9 Contrapuntal Motions 01:20
Learn the terms for vertical motions created by two notes
Quiz 8 Contrapuntal Motions 7 questions
Lecture 10 Chorale Harmonization Rules Part 1 03:52
This lesson introduces many of the rules of chorale (4 part) harmonization: ranges, spacing, voice crossings, overlaps, and intervals to avoid.
Lecture 11 Chorale Harmonization Rules Part 2 04:33
This lesson continues teaching the rules of chorale harmonization: parallel octaves and 5ths, hidden octaves and 5ths
Quiz 9 Chorale Harmoization Rules Quiz 7 questions
Lecture 12 Chord Doublings 03:03
When notating triads using 4 voices a note must be doubled. This lesson explains the preferred doublings for different chord inversions.
Quiz 10 Chord Doublings 10 questions
Lecture 13 Dominant 7th Resolutions 04:49
Now its time to apply the lessons of tendency notes to the strongest progression in tonal music, the dominant 7th to tonic resolution.
Quiz 11 Dominant 7th Resolution 8 questions
Lecture 14 Figured Bass Realization 03:45
Put all the skills learned to the test by writing music from a single figured bass line.
Lecture 15 Composing with 1st Inversion Triads 03:23
Quiz 12 Composing with 1st Inversion Triads 2 questions
Lecture 16 Harmonizing a Melody with Diatonic Chords 03:25
We learn the process of choosing chords to accompany a melody, and are then used to write in a 4 part setting.
Lecture 17 Minor Considerations 02:38
Looking at some of the differences to consider when writing in a minor key
Quiz 13 Minor Considerations 3 questions
Sonic Academy How To Make Progressive House 2015 TUTORiAL
Sonic Academy proudly presents one of our most in depth courses to date. Welcome to 'How To Make Progressive House 2015 with Echo Sound Works'.
Taking apart this stadium filling genre, 'Echo Sound Works' expertly guides you through every nuance and twist in what is the world's most popular sound today. Right from the first video where he crafts the chords, he goes into enormous detail on every aspect of this sound showing you how to achieve a world class production standard.
Drop programming, transition effects, chords and melody writing, drop variations, mixing and finally ending with 3 massive sound design videos - this course has it all, and it's all exclusive right here on Sonic Academy.
Lynda Music Theory for Songwriters: The Fundamentals TUTORiAL
Music theory is fundamental to making and playing music. However, no one has taught it in such a user-friendly and songwriting-focused way as we do here, using both keyboard and guitar to demonstrate the techniques. Professional musician Julian Velard starts the course with the building blocks of harmony: notes, scales, intervals, chords, inversions, and basic chord progressions. He then goes into voice leading—showing how to move from one chord to another by changing just one or two notes—and reviews common song forms, from the familiar verse/chorus/verse of pop to the simple verse of the blues. At the end of each chapter, Julian explains the songwriting techniques shown in the chapter within the context of his own original commercially released songs.
* Understanding scales, intervals, and keys
* Triads or three-note chords
* Triad inversions
* Common major-scale chord progressions and cadences
* Voice leading
* Song form elements such as verse, chorus, bridge, hook, and more
* Using common song forms in songwriting
Udemy Music Theory For Beat Makers: Unlock Your Musical Potential TUTORiAL-COMPRISED
Learn a skill that producers like Dr. Dre, Rodney Jenkins, Brian Michael Cox, and even Timbaland know to make beats!
Most beat makers and music producers have God given talent but lack understanding of the technical aspects of music production, such as music theory.
Wouldn't you like to know how to play piano chords, scales, and progressions so your beats sound more professional? Trust me this skill will separate your tracks from the competition.
This course is designed to teach you all the basic elements of music theory and playing the piano but solely for the purpose of improving your beats. And that my friend is the difference! Instead of paying a piano teacher that is completely disconnected from your world of music production, learn this skill from someone who actually produces music. Makes sense right.
I've been producing music for over 10 years and was taught how to play the piano at the age of 12. But when I was learning, all the concepts seemed foreign to me and were hard to understand. I eliminate this problem and will promise you that in under an hour you will know everything you need to make your beats sound more musically sound and original. (This is very important in these days where anyone can get a computer and software program and start making beats)
So take action on your dream, enroll in this course, and learn a skill that the majority of your competition doesn't have!
Thanks for your time and I'll see you on the other side.
What are the requirements?
You Don't Need To Know Anything About The Piano Or Music Theory
What am I going to get from this course?
Over 15 lectures and 1 hour of content!
Play Any Major or Minor Scale on the Piano
Play Any Major or Minor Triad (3-note chord) on the Piano
Invert Triads (3-note chords) to 1st and 2nd inversion
Incorporate Popular Chord Progressions, Scales, and Chords into Your Beats or Music Production Arsenal
What is the target audience?
Anyone With a God Given Talent To Create Music
Anyone Who Feels Hindered Musically
Producers That Want To Learn The Basics of Music Theory and The Piano For The Purpose Producing More Advanced Beats