Song Writing and Movable Chord Shapes
Aaron (The Voice of Reason) returns, and with him comes a more focused Thursday Live Lesson! The guys answer their very first voicemail question regarding some unusual chords that Magic Mike picked out last week. Light on other questions, they spend the majority of the lesson discussing song writing. Aldrine and Kahai share their weaknesses when it comes to song writing, and Aaron ponders the source of art and creativity. The guys wrap up the lesson with a quick question about movable chord shapes.
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Questions Asked this Week:
4:20 How do you play Amb9 and Bbsus4?
18:40 How can you make Amb9 sound good?
32:10 Brainstorming for future challenges.
36:25 What’s something that would scare you in the song writing challenge?
44:10 Making art and where it comes from.
56:55 How do you play movable 7th chords?
References/resources for this video:
TLL Podcast #42 – The Plate Lunch Episode
Music Theory – Week 3: Minor Scales
Ukulele 102 – Week 6: Chord Inversions and Extensions
Music Theory – Week 6: Simple Chord Extensions
TLL Podcast #28 – Chord Substitutions: How Sweet the Sound
Uke Minutes – Suspended Chords
Youtube – The Great British Bake Off
Youtube – Tin Pan Alley
Youtube – Why ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ is the Best Song Ever Written
Whiteboard Request – Bob’s Burgers Theme Song
Website – Paul Hemmings
UU Market – Diminished Returns with Paul Hemmings
Ukulele 102 – Week 6: Chord Inversions& Extensions
Uke Minutes – Movable Chord Shapes
Uke Minutes – Movable 7th Chord Shapes
Uke Minutes – Alternate Chord Position Exercises
Webcam Sessions – Bar Chords that Really Move!
Uke Minutes – Diminished Chords
Music Theory – Week 8: Diminished and Augmented Chords
Improvement System – Essential Chords Course 2
Library – Songs Made Easy