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15 March 2019

PHRASES AND MOTIVES

Elements of Musical Rhythm Last time I talked about what in a very general way we refer as rhythm. I made a distinction between time, rhythm […]
15 March 2019

Dictionary of Musical Terms

8 March 2019

RHYTHM, BEAT, MEASURE, DIVISION

Let’s Talk About Rhythm So, right now we’ve talked about the tonal system from a melodic and harmonic point of view (major and minore scales; Tonic, Subdominant and […]
1 March 2019

THE MINOR MODE

Welcome back! Up to this point we’ve talked about major tonality, and I showed some of the many possible fingerings for the major scale and for […]
21 November 2018

TONAL FUNCTIONS IN THE MAJOR SCALE

After speaking about major scale and how the fingerings can be organized on the guitar, I’d like to talk a little bit about harmony. I’ll try […]
20 November 2018

HOW SCALES ARE TAUGHT ON GUITAR?

Hi everybody! Today I’d like to talk a little bit about a subject both elementary and extremely complex: the major scale. It is elementary in the […]
8 October 2015

A FIRST GLACE TO HALF-DIMINISHED ARPEGGIOS

For me the half-diminished arpeggio is a sonority always full of expressive potentials and therefore well suited to be seen from different perspectives. I’ve tried here to […]