Spell a D7 chord in 3rd inversion, from lowest to highest...
What to know....
What notes are in the E Major 7 chord? Spell it in 3rd inversion from lowest to highest
Time to practice!!!
1. Chord Progression: vi-IV-V-I (Key of D)
a. RH- Chords (Root position first time/ Inversions second time)
b. LH- Roots of reach chord except the I (use the 3rd of I)
2. Your Song.....
What notes are in the Bb-7 chord? Spell it in 2nd inversion from lowest to highest.
These are the theory concepts do you need to know for the final
What notes are in a D Major 7 chord?
Here are some other ways chords are written....
What is the most important thing when figuring out chords from a scale?
Figuring out chords with no scales....
Need to know....
1. Order of thirds
2. Major and Minor 3rds
3. Formulas for different chord qualities...
Playing Assignments for the week:
1. Test chord progression from last week.
2. What song are you grading this week? Tell me today...
3. New chord progression....
Make sure you can identify roman numerals, figure out major scales, and put chords into their different inversions.
Chord Progression time!
What is the vi min7 in the key of Eb? Write it in root position and all of it's inversions
Chord progressions will be graded today and tomorrow!
What are each part of a chord called? (Hint: "numbers")
What are you working on?
1. Cliche Chord Progression (See yesterday for directions)
2. New song... See me...
Write out the steps to figuring out chords if all you have is the key and the roman numerals.
Cliche Chord progression...
Play it two times through. First time, root position and the second time with inversions.
Play the chord in your right hand and the root in your left hand
Play the chord in your left hand and the root in the right hand
Your next song for grading....
What notes are in the V7 chord in the key of D? How would you spell it in root position and in their three different inversions?
What is the ii min7 in the key of Bb?
Cliche Chord Progression
First time through root position... second time through with inversions
Song grading today...
What is the IV chord in the key of F? Write it in root position, 1st inversion, and 2nd inversion.
Choose a cliche chord progression and write it out in the key of F
Prepare a song for grading by friday
How many notes are in a 7th chord?
Essential Theory Skills
Major scale construction
diatonic triads and progressions
Secondary functions (i.e. V/V)
Piano Technique Refresher
What is the V7 chord in the key of A?
Time to grade your progression...for realz this time...
Whats the vi chord in Eb?
Let's get to it...
Cliche chords and Song
What is the IV chord in the Key of Bb
"Cliche" Chord Progression
Add a bass note in your left hand to your progression. (Use the root).
Add some rhythm to your root position chords. Need an extra challenge? Try using inversions.
What song are you working on? Evaluate your progress. Where are you at with it?