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Music Theory 106 - Building Chord Progressions.
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In the following chord progression, Ab min is a _________. F / A min / Ab min / G min / C
secondary dominant chord
chromatic passing chord
diatonic passing chord
A V7 chord should always resolve to the tonic. True or false?
Which chord is often used to prolong a resolution?
Which chord is not a diatonic chord of the C major scale?
A7 is the secondary dominant of which chords?(Choose the best answer)
D min, D major and D7
E min, E major, E7, E diminished
E min, E major, E7
D min, D major, D7 and D diminished
What is Backcycling technique used for?
Help to elongate a progression & leads back to the dominant
Help to elongate a progression & leads back to the tonic
Help to shorten a progression & leads back to the tonic
Help to shorten a progression & leads back to the dominant
What type of cadence do we have when the V & I chords are in root position and the melody ends on the tonic?
Perfect authentic cadence
Imperfect authentic cadence
What are the Three main Chord Classes ?
Tonic, Dominant, SubMedian
Tonic, SubTonic, SuperTonic
Dominant, Median, Super Tonic
Dominant, SubDominant, Tonic
Which note is the Supertonic of the C major scale?
Moving to the Tonic is like
moving to 'home base'
moving to a 'higher place'
What makes a great chord progression?
All answers are correct
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
Which chord provides the strongest feeling of resolution back to the Tonic?
The I, IV and V chords are called
the major chords
the independant triads
the primary triads
What secondary dominant chord can you add before a G min chord?
According to the course, a chord progression is like:
All notes of the major scale are present in the I, IV and V chords. True or false?
If you add an A note to a G chord, you are playing:
A G major 7th chord
a G add 2 chord
A G dominant 7th chord
a G add 4 chord
The small circle next to a chord indicates
a diminished chord
an inverted chord
a Major chord
Which of the following statement is false?
A modulation has chords which support & confirm it as the new tonal center..
A modulation always give a feeling of surprise and a change of direction.
A modulation establishes a new tone center.
Modulation often occur at the start of a new section and last throughout that section.
Styles that are very rhythmic in a nature often benefit from using
complex chord progressions
simpler chord progressions
Which chord provides the strongest feeling of resolution back to the tonic chord?
Which note is the mediant of the C major scale?
Transpose the following chord progressions to Ab major. C / F / A min / G
Ab / Db / F min / Eb
Ab / Db / F min / G
Ab / Eb / G min / C
Ab / Eb / G min / F
A deceptive cadence ends on the:
An Authentic cadence is more subtle than a Plagal cadence. True or false?
Music Theory 106
Building Chord Progressions
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