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Episode 36 - The Blues

Learn music theory and the blues form and blues scale. Alfie Magliano (Skrizzly Adams, Niykee Heaton, Sean Kingston) introduces the blues or, more specifically, the twelve (12) bar blues chord progression. It is the combination of African rhythms and gospel with European harmonies to create the unique musical form. The Blues has influenced many other types of music including jazz, rock and pop. Alfie demonstrates the 12 bar progression and the blues scale on the musical staff and on the piano. 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.   
Exploring The Blues Form & The Blues Scale
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