Scales Lesson 2: Introducing The Major Scale

Introduction The Major scale, is one of the most commonly used scales. As well as being the foundation of western music theory, great for solos and improvisation, it also makes a fantastic warm-up. Move the first note (the root) to any fret to change the “key”. For example, starting the scale on the third fret of…

Introducing Intervals

Today we are going to explore the basics of intervals. By this stage hopefully you have learned the major scale so that you can put it into practice. If you haven’t yet, it may be a good idea to learn that before following the rest of the lesson. Key Points of Intervals The definition of…