How to Understand Music Keys & Scales?

Answer While it is possible to become a good musician without a deep understanding of keys and scales, knowing how to play in key will help you not only play along with other musicians, but it will also a... Read More »

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How to Understand Scales and Chords?

Are you totally stumped when you hear piano pieces? Do you realize there are several scales and cords people tend to play? Would you like to learn how cords and scales are played? You'll find out h... Read More »

Explain Music Scales?

Scales are a particular pattern of pitches that make up all music. In Western music, the smallest interval in any scale is a half step, but in some Eastern music, there are scales in which the smal... Read More »

About Music Scales?

Musical scales are groups of notes which go up or down in pitch and usually are based around one particular note, or key. The notes in a scale are usually determined according to strict mathematica... Read More »

How many music scales are there?

There are six basic music scales: major, minor, chromatic, whole tone, two-three pentatonic and three-two pentatonic. The basic minor scale is divided into three subsets of scales---melodic, harmon... Read More »