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No Nonsense Music Theory


§1. Introduction

This is the first part of a self-contained primer on music theory, which will be presented as a series of blog posts… 1,336 more words

Augmented Triad

the touch of sound: initial vibrations...pool of water ~ day five

step 1 – step 2

this step was still fun, however, i realized that i was doing the “double bubble” wrong after watching kristin’s video…the one i posted yesterday (the touch of sound: initial vibrations…pool of water ~ day four).   150 more words


the touch of sound: initial vibrations...pool of water ~ day four

step 1 – step 2

the pool of vibration is still one of my favorites.  it sets everything else up so beautifully, and i’m getting more connected to it. 225 more words


Adding a Semitone-Upward Key Change to Your Song

“The Essential Secrets of Songwriting” 6-eBook Bundle covers every aspect of songwriting, from creating chord progressions, to writing melodies and lyrics, and much more. Now with a 7th FREE eBook.  691 more words

Chord Progressions

Fretting, Scale Degrees and Gigs

Fretting Now that we know how to fret, let us ask why do we fret? As said before, fretting lengthens or shortens the effective length of the string. 412 more words