Just by curiosity. What is the minimum of notes and chords i need to determine the key of a song?
What is the Slonimsky-Schillinger Symmetric System? What's the theory behind it? How is it used in composition?
What is a parallel mode? How are the parallel modes used in composition and/or improvisation?
I was messing with the A minor pentatonic scale and discovered that if I sharpen the 2nd note of the scale, it sounds very interesting to my ears, even more than the original scale. Does this already ...
There is something weird about the Max Payne theme in that although technically it's in C minor, it's using B-natural prominently. What is this called, where is it coming from?
Edit: i know what modes are and how they are related to major scale..etc. question is about modal harmony and chord progression in modal harmony. not what is a mode and name of other modes..etc What ...
How do you harmonize scales like C C# F F# Bb Whole tone scale : C D E F# Ab Bb ? (The scales above are just examples.) Scales like these do not seem to bias to Major or Minor harmony, ...
Do you know the name of this scale? C D E♭ F G A♭ B It's used in the Morrowind theme: ...
If you're trying to learn a song by ear for example, how do you find the backing note to go along whith what you are playing? For example, when playing canon in D, you first start with the D string ...