CHI… the following is a, Music Theory Vocabulary List.
You may not be ready for this, depending on your level as a beginner,
So be patient, and save, until it is the right time.
Theoretical Vocabulary ___
Chromatic / Chromaticism
A A# BC C# D D# EF F# G G# ( #’s going UP.
A Ab G Gb F EEb D Db CB Bb A ( b’s going Down )
( *NO Sharp, or Flat, between B&C and E&F )
C D E F G A B
Seven Notes in a Scale.
( note: the 7 notes of the ‘A’ Scale is,
A B C D E F G ).
Octave / 8ve
Eighth Note in a scale
Same note, as 1, / 8/1 Octave higher, or, lower.
Two different names for the same sounding note.
C# = Db / A# = Bb, etc.
= R ( root ) 2,3,4,5,6,7.
( ex: C Major is-C,D,E,F,G,A,B
1, 2, 3,4,5, 6, 7 ).
The interval is the distance between notes.
( Ex: The root of A Major is: A, D is the #4 number
of the 7 notes in the 'A scale, so, D is the a 4th interval ).
Triad (Major )
1 . 3 . 5. of a scale or chord.
A 7th Chord of, 4 tones
- b3. 5. 7th
Minor 7 ( b5 ) / half diminished
1.b3. b7, + b5
- b3. b5. bb7.
Modes, in Order … * Advanced Theory, save for later .
( Different from Natural scales ).
( keep in mind, no whole tone between B&C and E&F…
This is, what gives each mode its unique sound quality ).