Advanced Applications of Theory

Latin Classic Rock Theory

January 10, 2013 2 Comments

Latin style music is known for its harmonic complexity, but today we’ll make it easy in this Latin classic rock lesson.

Advanced Classic Rock Harmony – Parallel Minor

August 12, 2011 1 Comment

We’re looking at some advanced harmony concepts in today’s lesson, specifically the use of parallel minor. The Beatles would use this all the time in their progressions, and you can too!

Make Rock Progressions With The Dorian Mode

August 9, 2011 1 Comment

The Dorian mode is a great way to create darker sounding riffs while not having the sappiness of a standard minor key. Tons of bands ranging from Led Zeppelin to Kiss have used this technique!