Happy Birthday Quincy Jones!!!!
If you don't know who Quincy Jones is, you most definitely have heard his music. He started as a jazz trumpet player (playing with Lionel Hampton and Count Basie), then moved into the role of arranger/composer for many top big bands and singers (Sarah Vaughn and Frank Sinatra to name a few). He also wrote tons of soundtracks for movies
He later went on to produce some of the biggest R&B/soul albums of all time (One being Michael Jackson's Thriller).
Needless to say, quincy Jones is a legendary figure in the world of music. Let us celebrate!
Inversions! Inversions are when we play chords in an order different than root positions (R 3 5 => 3 5 R)
First Inversion => 3 5 R (has a 6 next to the chord numeral)
Second Inversion => 5 R 3 (has a 6/4 next to the chord numeral)
Notate the following chords... (key of C)
I6 IV6/4 vi6
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