A Triad is a three-note chord. Here is a gallery of the most commonly-encountered triads: major, minor, diminished, and augmented…
An Interval is a two-note chord. Here is a gallery of the most commonly-encountered intervals, each possessing an inherent and unique degree of
The commonly-used convention for describing Chord Structure is a number system that uses the major scale as the point of reference.
In order to illustrate how critically-important chords are in music-making, consider this gallery of famous pieces (with chord tones circled)…
Chord study, done right, is essential to understanding how an enormous amount of music works. If you study-practice chords the right
Although scales are typically conceptualized and taught as linear, melodic constructs, it is important to realize that a scale is
You are going to discover and rediscover that scales and chords are intimately inter-related. Knowing your chords helps you know