Gospel School: Intro #1

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A well-crafted introduction serves multiple musical purposes: establishing the key, building excitement, and setting the proper tone before jumping into a tune.

The big three chords (I-IV-V) with chord inversion that create bass line motion that is so characteristic of gospel. The octaves in the left hand provide a solid, fat bottom while the the four-note voicings in the right hand give that full, churchy sound…

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