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Music Theory 11 - Learn about harmonizing & composing melodies

 
Learn about harmonizing & composing melodies in this music theory course with Alfie Magliano (Skrizzly Adams, Niykee Heaton, Sean Kingston). This course includes tutorials on harmonizing a melody, broken & arpeggiated chords, passing and neighboring tones, and composing a melody presented together for a more structured learning experience. Music School Online offers on demand music theory tutorials and courses for you to learn at your pace, any time, anywhere.
 
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Duration: 00:11:09
Learn music theory and how to harmonize a melody in a major key. Alfie Magliano (Skrizzly Adams, Niykee Heaton, Sean Kingston) takes a melody, single notes played over time, and creates a chord accompaniment for it. He discusses which chords to use and why. This is just one of 66 comprehensive music theory video tutorials at Music School Online (MSO) teaching pitch, rhythm, melody, harmony, notation, chords, inversions, scales and so much more that unlock the secrets to communicating with other musicians. Utilize these music theory lessons as a reference guide or an all encompassing music education. Learn music theory at your own pace whenever and wherever you want.  
 
 

 
 

 
Duration: 00:10:49
Learn music theory and about broken and arpeggiated chords. Alfie Magliano (Skrizzly Adams, Niykee Heaton, Sean Kingston) discusses how to play chords beyond block chords, all notes played at once, including broken chords and arpeggiated chords. He explains the difference between broken and arpeggiated chords and reviews several examples on the musical staff and on the piano. This is just one of 66 comprehensive music theory video tutorials at Music School Online (MSO) teaching pitch, rhythm, melody, harmony, notation, chords, inversions, scales and so much more that unlock the secrets to communicating with other musicians. Utilize these music theory lessons as a reference guide or an all encompassing music education. Learn music theory at your own pace whenever and wherever you want.  
 
 

 
 

 
Duration: 00:10:24
Learn music theory and about passing tones and neighboring tones. Alfie Magliano (Skrizzly Adams, Niykee Heaton, Sean Kingston) continues to discuss writing melodies and creating harmonies by introducing passing tones and neighboring tones. Alfie defines these tones and provides examples of both and demonstrates these on the piano keyboard. This is just one of 66 comprehensive music theory video tutorials at Music School Online (MSO) teaching pitch, rhythm, melody, harmony, notation, chords, inversions, scales and so much more that unlock the secrets to communicating with other musicians. Utilize these music theory lessons as a reference guide or an all encompassing music education. Learn music theory at your own pace whenever and wherever you want.   
 
 

 
 

 
Duration: 00:06:36
Learn music theory and how to compose a melody part 1. Alfie Magliano (Skrizzly Adams, Niykee Heaton, Sean Kingston) demonstrates how to compose a melody against a backdrop of chords in a major key. Alfie explains how to identify the time signature, the chords, and the type of chords before adding appropriate passing and neighboring tones to create a random melody. Then, he demonstrates the melody on the piano. This is just one of 66 comprehensive music theory video tutorials at Music School Online (MSO) teaching pitch, rhythm, melody, harmony, notation, chords, inversions, scales and so much more that unlock the secrets to communicating with other musicians. Utilize these music theory lessons as a reference guide or an all encompassing music education. Learn music theory at your own pace whenever and wherever you want.   
 
 

 
 

 
Duration: 00:13:30
Learn music theory and how to compose a melody part 2. Alfie Magliano (Skrizzly Adams, Niykee Heaton, Sean Kingston) combines harmonizing and composing a melody in a minor key into one lesson. First, Alfie takes a melody and creates a chord accompaniment for it beginning with a discussion about which chords to use and why. Then, Alfie explains how to identify the time signature, the chords, and the type of chords before adding appropriate passing and neighboring tones to create a random melody. This is just one of 66 comprehensive music theory video tutorials at Music School Online (MSO) that unlock the secrets to communicating with other musicians. Utilize these music theory lessons as a reference guide or an all encompassing music education. Learn music theory at your own pace whenever and wherever you want.   
 
 
 
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