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Music Theory 106 - Building Chord Progressions.
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According to the course, a chord progression is like:
What makes a great chord progression?
It creates a satisfying journey of tension and release while supporting the melody
It fits the genre
It supports the lyrics, story and emotion of the song
All answers are correct
Which chords are the Secondary Triads of the C major scale?
A min, D min and G min
D min, E min and A min
C maj, F maj and G maj
D min, F maj and G maj
Which chord represents stability?
Which note is the Supertonic of the C major scale?
The range of notes in which a voice or instrument produces the best timbre is called:
A deceptive cadence ends on the:
Which note is the mediant of the C major scale?
The subtonic chord of a major scale is:
a dominant 7th chord
a major chord
a minor chord
a diminished triad
A V7 chord should always resolve to the tonic. True or false?
Which chord provides the strongest feeling of resolution back to the tonic chord?
In the following chord progression, Ab min is a _________. F / A min / Ab min / G min / C
chromatic passing chord
diatonic passing chord
secondary dominant chord
Which chord is often used to prolong a resolution?
A Pivot Chord is
The penultimate chord in a progression awaiting resolution
A chord sustained over the top of a changing bass line
A chord common to both keys used to smooth modulation to the new key
A chromatic chord used to create a deliberately jarring modulation
The small circle next to a chord indicates
an inverted chord
a Major chord
a diminished chord
Which chord provides the strongest feeling of resolution back to the Tonic?
An Authentic cadence is more subtle than a Plagal cadence. True or false?
A7 is the secondary dominant of which chords?(Choose the best answer)
D min, D major, D7 and D diminished
D min, D major and D7
E min, E major, E7, E diminished
E min, E major, E7
Moving to the Tonic is like
moving to a 'higher place'
moving to 'home base'
Transpose the following chord progressions to Ab major. C / F / A min / G
Ab / Db / F min / Eb
Ab / Eb / G min / C
Ab / Db / F min / G
Ab / Eb / G min / F
A chord shared by two tonal centers is called:
a shared chord
a dominant chord
a pivot chord
a borrowed chord
What secondary dominant chord can you add before a G min chord?
Which of the following statement is false?
A modulation always give a feeling of surprise and a change of direction.
A modulation establishes a new tone center.
A modulation has chords which support & confirm it as the new tonal center..
Modulation often occur at the start of a new section and last throughout that section.
Which chord is not a diatonic chord of the C major scale?
In the following progression, which chord is the secondary dominant: C / A min / B7 / E min / G7 / C
Music Theory 106
Building Chord Progressions
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