You have all heard the advice… Create a major scale with the formula W W H W W W H – which of course stands for whole step – whole
Dmin sus or “D minor sus” Dmin means a D minor triad, the root, flat three, and perfect fifth. D sus means a triad without a third. The third is
A Quoran asked whether it matters to call the middle note of a C minor triad D# or Eb D# or Eb? Oh, yes, does it ever matter. Read my
Sweet Emotion Bass Intro The iconic Aerosmith song “Sweet Emotion” boasts a killer bass line. And because the bass starts the song – you must do it convincingly straight from
It’s a fair question… after all, we learn to identify which key a piece of music is in, and we carefully think about functions of chords… there are all these
Music Theory for the Bass Player Now Available Spiral Bound Quite a few Amazon reviewers recommended to other customers to go to a local print shop, have the spine cut
Take it from my student Stephen: This is how you know… that you know modes! My student Steve was kind enough to let me post this from a recent lesson.
Check it out, one of the questions I get a lot is “How much time do I need to devote to practice?” Most folks expect my answer to be something