MSC 1003 - Music in Civilization

Scales Part I: Important Concepts
This is part one of three about scales.

Part II: How to do it
Part III: More scale-making activities

Assignment #21 has twelve questions about Parts I and II. Link opens in a new tab.

Part One Lecture: Important Concepts

He we will talk about the notes on the piano, sharps and flats, octaves, the concept of the "home note" or tonic, and the difference between major and minor scales. This takes about 10 minutes.

All right, you might as well continue on to Part II.

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