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Forum: Musician Talk 08-26-2013, 11:50 PM
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Posted By Angusman60
Physical Property by Steve Mackey

Take a listen to this piece by composer/ guitarist Steve Mackey. I find it really interesting how well the instrumentation works. The work is for string quartet and electric guitar. It sounds like...
Forum: Musician Talk 08-06-2013, 09:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 388
Posted By Angusman60
Typically, if a song has a two bar intro, you...

Typically, if a song has a two bar intro, you would play the two bars and then start the 12 bar form. These two bars would act as the last two bars of a 12 bar. However, if you have a 4 bar intro, it...
Forum: Musician Talk 07-27-2013, 01:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 258
Posted By Angusman60
Generally in voice leading, you will only want to...

Generally in voice leading, you will only want to use Major, minor, dominant 7th, and diminished chords.

When I was practicing, I would find a hymnal, take the melody (soprano), or any other part...
Forum: Musician Talk 07-03-2013, 01:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 486
Posted By Angusman60
I got //: Cm7 - - - / Gm - - - / Abmaj7 - - - /...

I got

//: Cm7 - - - / Gm - - - / Abmaj7 - - - / Gm Cm G7 (b9) - ://
Forum: Musician Talk 06-26-2013, 11:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 368
Posted By Angusman60
If I were you I would just go down to your local...

If I were you I would just go down to your local Guitar Center and try some out. Otherwise, you probably won't see much quality difference between models at that price- point.
Forum: Musician Talk 06-24-2013, 04:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 512
Posted By Angusman60
In scales, there is only one dominant tone, which...

In scales, there is only one dominant tone, which is the 5th scale degree. The seventh degree is referred to as the leading tone.

1-Tonic
2-Supertonic
3-Mediant
4-Sub-...
Forum: Musician Talk 06-24-2013, 01:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 420
Posted By Angusman60
Obviously, the diminished scale, in an...

Obviously, the diminished scale, in an improvisational context, is used to lead into another chord. It's not something you'd just use "willy- nilly". The best way, and perhaps simplest, is to use it...
Forum: Musician Talk 06-24-2013, 12:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 764
Posted By Angusman60
Well, yeah, but it doesn't HAVE to span two...

Well, yeah, but it doesn't HAVE to span two octaves. That's just common practice in piano technique.
Forum: Musician Talk 06-23-2013, 06:14 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 764
Posted By Angusman60
I see what you're going for Ibanez. However,...

I see what you're going for Ibanez. However, tetrachords are most commonly used within the context of an already existing scale, not to create a new scale.
Forum: Musician Talk 06-22-2013, 01:38 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 764
Posted By Angusman60
I would say it's most likely the upper tetrachord...

I would say it's most likely the upper tetrachord of G harmonic minor.
Forum: Musician Talk 06-13-2013, 11:58 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 383
Posted By Angusman60
I used to have a Spider. I think they have some...

I used to have a Spider. I think they have some sort of noise cancellation built into them. That would explain the fade out as well.
Forum: Musician Talk 06-10-2013, 08:44 AM
Replies: 199
Views: 5,033
Posted By Angusman60
That is a easy way to keep up with it. Especially...

That is a easy way to keep up with it. Especially if hes coming from the Irish folk song background.
Forum: Musician Talk 06-09-2013, 10:06 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 5,033
Posted By Angusman60
That's pretty much my point. Either can be...

That's pretty much my point. Either can be correct.
Forum: Musician Talk 06-09-2013, 09:06 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 5,033
Posted By Angusman60
Then how do you explain this version? Notice it's...

Then how do you explain this version? Notice it's written in A but all the G's are altered, therefore, making it...
Forum: Musician Talk 06-09-2013, 08:36 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 5,033
Posted By Angusman60
Although the key sig is D, the tonal center is...

Although the key sig is D, the tonal center is most definitely A. There is no D chord outline or resolution, therefore, it must resolve to A
Forum: Musician Talk 06-09-2013, 08:17 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 5,033
Posted By Angusman60
So, if you were to harmonize the melody, it would...

So, if you were to harmonize the melody, it would resolve to A, right. For instance, right before the repeat, there is a B followed by a G in the melody which is harmonized with a G in the bass....
Forum: Musician Talk 06-09-2013, 03:50 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 5,033
Posted By Angusman60
Okay. Take a look at the last note before the...

Okay. Take a look at the last note before the repeat. There is a 4 to 5 resolution in that scale. Why would that be?
Forum: Musician Talk 06-09-2013, 02:50 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 5,033
Posted By Angusman60
I'm interested. What key would you all say this...

I'm interested. What key would you all say this is in?

http://www.onlinesheetmusic.com/old-joe-clark-p423390.aspx
Forum: Musician Talk 06-08-2013, 06:51 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 5,033
Posted By Angusman60
In his defense, I think he intended to...

In his defense, I think he intended to progression to continue, but, faded out a bit to quickly.
Forum: Musician Talk 06-08-2013, 09:21 AM
Replies: 199
Views: 5,033
Posted By Angusman60
Modes generally imply static harmony... Just...

Modes generally imply static harmony... Just sayin'
Forum: Musician Talk 06-07-2013, 03:14 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 1,792
Posted By Angusman60
If we were to use key signatures for whole-tone...

If we were to use key signatures for whole-tone scales, we would eventually need to use double flats and double shorts, or perhaps more. In addition, the key would have to reflect all of that, so it...
Forum: Musician Talk 06-07-2013, 02:47 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 923
Posted By Angusman60
I'm currently working on my Master's. So, I'd...

I'm currently working on my Master's. So, I'd like to write for films, teach in a university, and gig.
Forum: Musician Talk 06-07-2013, 02:17 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 1,792
Posted By Angusman60
Furthermore, the keys are meant to be used with...

Furthermore, the keys are meant to be used with the standard heptatonic system. You are trying to impose heptatonic rules on a scale that is not heptatonic.
Forum: Musician Talk 06-07-2013, 02:11 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 1,792
Posted By Angusman60
^^ This. It's also impossible to write a whole-...

^^ This. It's also impossible to write a whole- tone scale diatonically.

Edit: My response was meant to reference Hail.
Forum: Musician Talk 06-07-2013, 01:35 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 1,792
Posted By Angusman60
If you say "C" it would be in C major....

If you say "C" it would be in C major. If it uses a C minor scale, you would say C minor. Whole tone isn't a key.
Forum: Musician Talk 06-07-2013, 12:01 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 1,792
Posted By Angusman60
I don't feel that stands up to scrutiny. Simply...

I don't feel that stands up to scrutiny. Simply because there should have been better communication on the parts. Also, in today's world, you can be reading off your iPad and hit the "transpose...
Forum: Musician Talk 06-07-2013, 11:51 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 530
Posted By Angusman60
Maybe if you were to make a video or recording of...

Maybe if you were to make a video or recording of your playing we could help you figure out what the problem is.
Forum: Musician Talk 06-07-2013, 11:48 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 1,792
Posted By Angusman60
You also have to remember that only Western...

You also have to remember that only Western harmony is based off semi-tones. What about Eastern? It incorporates many quarter tones. And honestly, Piano currently isn't that hard to learn. That's why...
Forum: Musician Talk 06-07-2013, 11:42 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 1,792
Posted By Angusman60
I feel this article is relevant,...

I feel this article is relevant, coincidentally.

http://blogs.smithsonianmag.com/design/2013/06/5-12-examples-of-experimental-music-notation/
Forum: Musician Talk 06-07-2013, 11:11 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 1,792
Posted By Angusman60
So does the current system confuse you? Obviously...

So does the current system confuse you? Obviously others haven't found it limiting considering how much music there is outside of the things you just listed. What is your motivation for changing a...
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