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Scales and Modes

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Four Chords is All You Need for Every Pop Song Ever Made
From wimp.com
A little over four minutes in length, this comedy band makes fun of popular music by playing a myrid of songs that just use four cords. An exceptional video to play for young musicans. Ask the students to write their own four cord music, too. (04:23)
August 13, 2010 at 11:31 PM
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Howard Goodall on Pentatonic Music
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Howard Goodall explains pentatonic music from 'How Music Works'. Examples include Swing Low, Mull of Kintyre and Whole Lotta Love.  A pentatonic scale consists of 5 pitches and can be major or minor.  An example of a major scale would be c, d, e, g, ... [more]
May 28, 2010 at 05:44 PM
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Ages: 11 - 18
Major Pentatonic Scale on the Piano
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Pnetatonic scales consist of 5 notes in a pattern.  This video discusses how to construct those scales. (3:01)
May 28, 2010 at 06:01 PM
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Play any Major Scale - Free Piano Lessons
From YouTube
Just like with building triads, building a major scale is about understanding the intervals between each note of the scale. If you understand this, you can build any major scale. All major scales follow this pattern: (W = Whole Step, H = Half Ste... [more]
May 28, 2010 at 06:28 PM
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Scales: Major Scales, Minor Scales, Modal Scales
From vimeo.com, produced by chordman
There are many different types of scales that musicians have used down through the years, but the most-used scale is the major scale, followed by the minor scale. Other scales include all the "Modal Scales" such as Dorian, Lydian, Mixolydian, Aeolian... [more]
December 8, 2010 at 02:03 PM
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The Major Scale
From nextvista.org, produced by Nextvista.org
This video demonstrates the whole and half steps that make up a major scale.
May 29, 2010 at 07:45 PM
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