Blues School: Major Blues 12-Bar Form & Harmony, Variation #1

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The Major 12-Bar Blues in its most basic form…

with chord roots in the bass and seventh chords connected by voice leading…

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Play along and sing the roots of each chord out loud (Hint: C=Do, F=Fa, G=So). Doing so is an extremely effective and efficient way to do ear training.

Frank playing a real-life example based on the form above…

learn more… Major Blues 12-Bar Form & Harmony, Variation #2