Music Theory

Music Theory

Song Structure – Basic Music Theory

Song structure refers to the organization of musical elements within a song, including the arrangement of verses, choruses, bridges, and other sections. Song structure is an essential aspect of music composition and can vary widely across different musical genres and styles. Here are some common song structures: Verse-Chorus Structure (AB): This is one of the […]

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All About Note Durations (whole notes, half notes, quarter notes, etc.). – Basic Music Theory

Note durations are a fundamental aspect of music notation and represent the length of time that a musical note is held or played. Different note durations are used to indicate how long a note should be sustained or how it should be divided within a musical piece. Here are some of the most common note

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Basic Chord Structures and Progressions – Basic Music Theory

Basic chord structures and progressions are foundational elements in music composition and harmony. Chords are combinations of multiple notes played together, and chord progressions are sequences of chords used to create musical phrases and harmony. Here’s an overview of basic chord structures and progressions: Basic Chord Structures: Triads: Triads are three-note chords consisting of a

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Key Signatures, Scales, and Intervals – Basic Music Theory

Key signatures, scales, and intervals are fundamental concepts in music theory and play a crucial role in understanding and creating music. Let’s explore each of these concepts: Key Signatures: A key signature is a set of sharps (#) or flats (♭) placed at the beginning of a piece of sheet music, indicating which notes are

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Music Notes – A B C D E F G – notes in the musical scale

The musical alphabet refers to the system of letters used to represent musical notes in Western music. In this system, the musical alphabet consists of the letters A, B, C, D, E, F, and G. These letters are used to represent specific pitches or notes in the musical scale. Here’s a brief overview of how

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Full List of 1000 + Ragas – Indian Classical Music

A raga, often spelled as “raag” in Indian music, is a fundamental concept in Indian classical music. It is a melodic framework or a musical scale that forms the basis for a composition or improvisation in Indian classical music. Ragas are at the core of Indian music and serve as the foundation for both instrumental

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10 Popular & Most Common Ragas in Indian Classical Music – along with some details about each one

There are numerous ragas in Indian classical music, each with its own unique characteristics and emotional expressions. While it’s challenging to definitively list the “10 most common” ragas because preferences and popularity can vary by region and style of music, I can provide you with a list of 10 popular ragas along with some details

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25 Music-Related Terms From A to Z with Brief Descriptions for Each

  Here is a list of music-related terms from A to Z with brief descriptions for each: These terms cover a range of musical concepts and elements, from basic fundamentals to more specialized techniques and instruments.

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List of musical terms from A to Z along with brief descriptions for each – music-related terms

List of musical terms from A to Z along with brief descriptions for each – music-related terms Allegro: A tempo marking indicating a fast and lively pace in music. Arpeggio: Playing the notes of a chord in rapid succession, often as a broken chord. Baroque: A style of music from the 17th and 18th centuries

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What is Raga (Raag) in Indian Music? -Indian Classical Music

A raga, often spelled as “raag” in Indian music, is a fundamental concept in Indian classical music. It is a melodic framework or a musical scale that forms the basis for a composition or improvisation in Indian classical music. Ragas are at the core of Indian music and serve as the foundation for both instrumental

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