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    Okay, this thread is starting to run out of steam...

    Okay, this thread is starting to run out of steam quickly! I am going to have a stab at some voice leading for guitar and post some of it here. Would any of you mind in looking over them for me? And...
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    I get what you are saying. There is definite...

    I get what you are saying. There is definite logic to it. It just isn't something that I find very easy. There are lost of things that I have taken to very easily, such as modes etc; everyone though...
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    I have no route to a music degree. It doesn't...

    I have no route to a music degree. It doesn't quite work like that here. And with the next 36 years of financial turmoil in this country, I will never be able to finance a degree anyway. so that's...
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    That's a good point. But I don't actually know...

    That's a good point. But I don't actually know anything about Piano! And the big problem is that I cannot relate anything in these harmony books to guitar or apply it. Having me doing tons of four...
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    Why is there so little out there for guitar? It...

    Why is there so little out there for guitar? It seems like every other instrument has a nice culture for musical education. It's very frustrating! I'm not specifically trying to study classical...
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    The funny thing is that I don't much like guitar...

    The funny thing is that I don't much like guitar music! My favourite's are Romantic Period composers. I think my favourite guitarist that I would want to study would be Joe Satriani; that though is...
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    Hi Malcolm, Very interesting video. I see that...

    Hi Malcolm,
    Very interesting video. I see that C Major sounds better. I understand the idea of harmonization here.
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    Harmony et Guitar

    Hi everyone,
    It's been a while since I've been here. I took a bit of a break from theory for a while but now I want to get back into the thick of it again. I think the last time I tried to get into...
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    Rhythm - Time Signatures

    Hi,
    Just a quick question, can anyone advise me on how to train myself to aurally identify various time signatures?
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    |-------12-17p12-------|-------12-15p12-------|...

    |-------12-17p12-------|-------12-15p12-------|
    |----13----------13----|----14----------14----|
    |-14----------------14-|-15----------------15-|
    |----------------------|----------------------|...
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    It's the muting of the G string on the way down....

    It's the muting of the G string on the way down. The two examples I posted have the other fingers in a position where they cannot mute that string as the ring finger leaves it. I've tried everything...
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    Nobody has an answer? Ok, so I have been...

    Nobody has an answer?

    Ok, so I have been reading some more online and it appears that some people use both palm muting and left hand muting. Is this normal? Would the likes of Jason Becker and...
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    Sweep Picking - Muting

    Hi,
    I really would like to enlist some help with some arpeggio shapes that I am having difficulty with in terms of muting. The issue only ever arises when my finger leaves the G string on arpeggios...
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    This program helped me to achieve perfect pitch,...

    This program helped me to achieve perfect pitch, amongst many other things. Auralia 4. I got it cheap on ebay.

    http://www.risingsoftware.com/home.php
  15. Thread: Voice Leading

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    Voice Leading

    I'm not sure if this is the right forum to ask this, but here goes. I'm busy learning voice leading as my harmony book instructs, this is the four part chorale style. I'm curious to know how what I'm...
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    V can go to I, VI or IV, then III or II as per...

    V can go to I, VI or IV, then III or II as per the Common Practice Period.
  17. Thread: Byzantine Scale

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    Thanks for the replies, it's put my mind at ease...

    Thanks for the replies, it's put my mind at ease :)
  18. Thread: Byzantine Scale

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    Byzantine Scale

    Hi,
    I recently discovered this scale, it sounds incredible, but I don't know where to use this. Any advice?
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    Ok, here's my attempt. I thought about this long...

    Ok, here's my attempt. I thought about this long and hard before hand and came to the following procedure for an approach at harmonizing;

    - Identify the tonality.
    - Identify chord palette.
    -...
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    Ok, here it is; ...

    Ok, here it is;

    http://i54.tinypic.com/aai3c5.png
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    Harmonizing a Melody

    Ok, after reading through my last thread, I decided to start this. I have already written a short basic melody, and thought I would enlist the aid of the resident geniuses to help me understand the...
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    This is normal. I had that too, and I use a hand...

    This is normal. I had that too, and I use a hand position where my knuckles are almost always parallel to the fretboard. As for "correct" had posture, unless you are doing something incredibly...
  23. Thread: Modes question

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    It's from something I'm still putting together,...

    It's from something I'm still putting together, some of it is still in bullet point form and a lot of it I haven't put on here. I was thinking of maybe posting it as an article somewhere when...
  24. Thread: Modes question

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    I'd just like to chip in with something a little...

    I'd just like to chip in with something a little different.

    Tonality v Modality
    Tonality is the organized relationship of pitches around a tonic. This means that there is a central tone...
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    Thanks for the replies, any good sources one...

    Thanks for the replies, any good sources one could recommend that I can look at in terms of using chords for phrases. I don't really listen to that type of music, so I don't know who the best...
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