Play by Ear: C, F & G

Oh say can you play…C, F & G chords by ear?!–It’s all apart of our new Chords for All 12-part series.  For the next twelve weeks, we’ll refresh your memory about what it means to play C, F, & G Chords.  So, “do you homework” and have some fun finding the chords that you wish […]

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Another Resource…

Please see another music making resource for your piano lessons below: Popular Chord Dictionary for Piano  Thank you for listening to yesterday’s podcast on CMajor Before The Show.  Tune in later today for another discussion on music making and wellness on The CMajor Radio Show. Our new poll is listed here:  https://PollEv.com/multiple_choice_polls/1hKBX

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Chord Progressions Fun

This week’s homework should be fun.  First, find A Long Walk — Words and Music by Andre Harris and Jill Scott.  The chord progression starts with Bm9, E11, B/C# and then Bm9, Gmaj7/A, B/F# (repeat two more times).  That’s just the first 8 measures/bars of the song.  If you have time, listen to our discussion […]

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CHROMATIC CHORDS!

Happy Sunday!–This week’s homework–Practice playing descending and ascending chromatic chords.  That’s all.  Have fun!  See you next week.  Thank you for listening.

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Guesswork…Using Chord Charts

It’s guesswork/homework time again…but this time you may use your chord charts.  In yesterday’s episode, we talked about chording the notes of a scale.  If you play triads on the 1st, 4th & 5th degrees of a scale, we call that playing tonic, subdominant and dominant chords.  If you play single notes beginning on the […]

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