How to practice in all 12 keys and what will it teach you! In this video I am going to show you some of the things that you will learn if you start practicing in all 12 keys and talk about some easy ways to get started practicing different things in all 12 keys from your scales to complete songs.
The video focuses on 3 main areas:
- Technique – knowing scales and arpeggios all over the instrument and in all keys.
- Theory – You can play everything in all keys but can you think in all keys – connecting the theory to what you practice
- Songs – Taking Technique and the theory and use it to learn, understand and transpose songs and help us learn faster and improvise better.
Content of the video:
0:13 Overview of the Topics
1:04 #1 Technique And Scale Practice
1:39 Making a Routine That uses all 12 keys
2:08 How I do this
2:33 Example of Eb Major with 1st inversion diatonic triads
3:08 Scale Practice as Ear Training and Theory Workout
3:44 #2 Music Theory
4:11 Understanding harmony to see how songs are similar
4:29 All The Things You Are & Fly Me To The Moon
5:02 Understanding the Form – There Will Never Be Another You/Mellow Tone
5:45 #3 Learning Songs in All 12 Keys – Myths and Anecdotes
6:08 How to Start Practicing songs in all 12 Keys
6:36 How NOT to start
6:51 The Way I use it in playing
7:25 How to Transpose All The Things You Are To Another Key
7:45 The Melody
8:05 Transposing the Chords
9:00 Soloing in the other key
9:38 The places where you need to take care
10:33 What you need to do this on guitar?
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