Chord Progressions: Stationary Harmony, Moving Bass

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A simple, but very effective, way to musically expand a single chord is to play a Moving Bass Line under the Stationary Harmony…

C Major Triad with a bass line that walks down the top four notes in a descending C Major Scale.

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C Minor Triad with a bass line that walks down the top four notes in a descending C Minor Scale (a la “Hit the Road Jack” and “Stray Cat Strut”)…

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learn more… Sus4 Resolved to Major Triad

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