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How To Read Music. Basic Note Naming On The Treble Clef And The Bass Clef

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Music Theory - Transposition: Part 3

This video is a continuation of Part 2 -- please watch part 2 before viewing this video.

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This video explains how to calculate the cadence at the end of a piece or section of music. There is also a short section detailing the difference (and purpo...

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Circle Of Fifths: How To Use For Minor Keys (Music Theory)

This video details how to use the Circle of Fifths to calculate key signatures for minor keys. It's important that you know how to create the circle and how ...

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Circle Of Fifths: How To Use For Major Keys (Music Theory)

This video details how to use the Circle of Fifths to calculate key signatures for major keys. It's important that you know how to create the circle before w...

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Time Signatures Part 4: Irregular Time Signatures (Music Theory)

This video explores and explains the meaning of 'irregular' (or as they are sometimes called: uneven or asymmetrical) through the quintuple time signatures o...

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Circle Of Fifths: How To Create (Music Theory)

This video details how to create the Circle of Fifths; a tool used by musicians to help them calculate key signatures for both major and minor keys. Please n...

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Chords Part 4: Primary Chords (Minor Keys)

This video explains how to calculate the primary chords for minor keys. Primary chords are chords I (tonic), IV (subdominant) and V (dominant) and, if studyi...

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Key Signatures: Part 3 (Layout Of All Keys On Treble, Bass, Alto&Tenor Clefs)

This video is equivalent to Grades 3-8 of the ABRSM Music Theory syllabus and shows how to layout the key signatures of both major and minor keys for all key...

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Music Theory: Breve (Double Whole Note)

This short video introduces the Breve (double whole note) and its equivalent rest. If you are studying music theory with the associated board (ABRSM) then th...

• 07:56

Key Signatures: Part 2 (Up To 3 Sharps/Flats)

This video is equivalent to Grade 2 of the ABRSM Music Theory syllabus and shows how to layout the key signatures of both major and minor keys of up to 3 sha...

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Technical Names Of Scale Notes (Music Theory)

This video explains and details the 'technical names' for notes in a major or minor scale. The technical names are, for example. tonic, supertonic, mediant e...

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Music Theory: Demisemiquaver (32nd Note)

This short video introduces the Demisemiquaver (32nd note) and its equivalent rest. If you are studying music theory with the associated board (ABRSM) then d...

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Time Signatures Part 3: Less Common Time Signatures (Music Theory)

This video explores some less common tme signatures and introduces/explains the 16 when used at the bottom of a time signature. This video is roughly equival...

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Chords Part 2: Tonic Triads (Minor Keys)

This video explains the basics of how to create a tonic triad in minor keys. Do have a look at part 1 before watching this video as the basics of tonic triad...

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Music Theory - Using The Circle Of Fifths For Minor Keys

The circle of fifths can be used to calculate the key signatures for minor keys. This video shows how to use it for this purpose. Please be aware that this v...

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Chords Part 3: Primary Chords (Major Keys)

This video explains how to calculate the primary chords for major keys. Primary chords are chords I (tonic), IV (subdominant) and V (dominant) and, if studyi...

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Chords Part 6: Using Figured Bass To Represent Inversions

This is an introductory video detailing how to use figured bass (5/3, 6/3 or 6/4) instead of 'a', 'b' or 'c' to represent inversions. This is *not* a full gu...

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Slurs And Ties Explained - Music Theory

This short video explains the difference between the slur and the tie and how they are used in music. With both symbols looking exactly the same it is very c...

• 09:55 Popular

Minor Scales - Part 3 (Melodic Minors)

This video demonstrates how to calculate melodic minor scales. It is advisable that viewers watch part 1 initially as this video expands on the concepts disc...

• 09:58

Music Theory - Transposition: Part 1 (The Basics)

This video is designed for those studying transposition as part of their music theory course or for those interested in finding out about the basics of trans...

• 09:46

Triplets: Music Theory

This video explains how to recognise triplets and how to calculate their rhythmic value in a bar. At the time of writing, June 2012, this video is equivalent...

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