Joe Samuel takes you step by step through the formation of a minor scale and chord. When it is used and how, different types of minors, and their relation to major keys.
Joe Samuel takes a look at the confusing but crucial technique of the tritone substitution. When it is used and how.
Music theory, podcast, perfect cadence, Joe Samuel.
Joe Samuel looks at how to modulate effectively. From the classical giants to modern popular music, with plenty of examples, the key change is examined in great detail. Full of fun and informative ideas.
Podcast looking at the relationship between the tonic and the dominant. Full of audio clips and experiments. Joe Samuel analysis the relevance of this relationship for music theory in general.
Joe Samuel looks at chord progressions and specifically how to prepare a perfect cadence. Which chords should precede it; and why.
Joe Samuel takes a listen to the major orchestral instruments and analyzes how they work, and what makes them recognizable. Also contains a listening quiz.