Music Theory

Music Theory: Breaking Away From The ‘Original Beat Recipe’

Music Theory: Breaking Away From The ‘Original Beat Recipe’

It's easy to make your beats unique and interesting, even if they start off pretty conventional.

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Music Theory: How To Recognise Musical Phrases By Their Rhythmic Pattern

Music Theory: How To Recognise Musical Phrases By Their Rhythmic Pattern

Ear training is crucial to becoming a better player and producer.

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Practical Music Theory: Comping and Accompaniment

Practical Music Theory: Comping and Accompaniment

Different techniques for voicing and playing chords can radically change the way a piece of music sounds.

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Learn Music Theory for Beginners - Intervals and Harmony

Learn Music Theory for Beginners - Intervals and Harmony

Learning the Music Theory Basics like Intervals and Harmony is truly essential to advance in music composition and songwriting.

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PIERRE BOURNE MUSIC THEORY HACKS [FL Studio 12.5] MAC OSX

PIERRE BOURNE MUSIC THEORY HACKS [FL Studio 12.5] MAC OSX

This week, MG The Future talks music theory using FL Studio. We will reverse engineer "Gummo", produced by Pierre Bourne, to learn the melody by numbers.

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Beginner Music Theory - Keys and Notes

Beginner Music Theory - Keys and Notes

Trying to learn the keys and notes on the piano fast? Here's a quick tip I used when starting out that will provide a basis for your music theory moving forward.

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How To Write Chord Progressions Without Strong Music Theory Knowledge

How To Write Chord Progressions Without Strong Music Theory Knowledge

If your knowledge of music theory is rusty, this quick refresher will have you busting out great sounding chord progressions in no time!

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Music Theory: How Displacement Technique Can Help You Compose & Play More Interesting Music

Music Theory: How Displacement Technique Can Help You Compose & Play More Interesting Music

By understanding this simple but seldom-discussed rhythmic technique you can take simple musical parts and make them more interesting.

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Lessons of KSHMR: Music Theory To Get Started Part 1

Lessons of KSHMR: Music Theory To Get Started Part 1

KSHMR begins an analysis of music theory with minor scales and understanding chords.

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Lessons of KSHMR: Music Theory To Get Started Part 2

Lessons of KSHMR: Music Theory To Get Started Part 2

KSHMR discusses the harmonic and Arabic scale, including chord techniques.

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Counter Melodies Contrast Melodies and Music Theory

Counter Melodies Contrast Melodies and Music Theory

Melodies are the one element of a song people remember, along with the lyrics atop the melody. It is THE most important element of a song because people remember it for years and years.

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Music Theory: 4 Concepts to Consider When Creating A Chord Chart

Music Theory: 4 Concepts to Consider When Creating A Chord Chart

In the latest in his series on music theory essentials, Matt Vanacoro gives you some pointers on how best to put together a chord chart for you and those you are working with.

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