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How to vocalize(or sing) chord progressions- with which syllables?

You only have one voice, so if it's busy singing solfege syllables, you'll have to use other parts of your body to externalize other aspects of the music. Part 1: You're (mostly) already doing that ...
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How to vocalize(or sing) chord progressions- with which syllables?

As a former music school student and current composition/music theory teacher, I think we need to go back to your intention. use them later for playing chords by ear or recognizing them in different ...
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How to vocalize(or sing) chord progressions- with which syllables?

First, recognize that what you're asking to do is unusual. It does seem worthwhile, but it's not something that's usually done, or at least taught. Singing as a part of ear training is usually focused ...
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How to vocalize(or sing) chord progressions- with which syllables?

If your target is being able to identify chords and their sequences by ear (your first paragraph),then the simplest is to actually give each piece a key. So the 1-6-4-5- that you quote will have real ...
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How to vocalize(or sing) chord progressions- with which syllables?

You cannot represent chords by singing single notes. All you can do with single notes is sing the bass notes of the chords you are thinking of. There is no way to establish chord quality by singing ...
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How to pronounce chord progressions

This might partly have to do with where in the world you live as there are sometimes regional or national differences in the way music is represented and communicated. It would be a good idea to ask ...
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How to pronounce chord progressions

Everyone I've spoken to about chord progression, including rock musicians and college professors, pronounces the Roman numeral name. So, I is the "one chord", ii is the "two chord",...
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How to pronounce chord progressions

There is no standardized way of doing this. For one's own learning, it's okay to use whatever system seems most intuitive. In the United States, among professional musicians, the general expectation ...
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