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Music Theory 106 - Building Chord Progressions.
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What are the Three main Chord Classes ?
Dominant, Median, Super Tonic
Tonic, Dominant, SubMedian
Tonic, SubTonic, SuperTonic
Dominant, SubDominant, Tonic
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
Moving to the Tonic is like
moving to a 'higher place'
moving to 'home base'
Which of the following chord type is "open and ambiguous"?
A V7 chord should always resolve to the tonic. True or false?
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
A half cadence ends on the:
Which chord is often used to prolong a resolution?
Sus chords differ from added tone chords because
They omits the 3rd
Added tone chords can only be minor
Added tone chords can only be major
They omits the fifth
The small circle next to a chord indicates
a Major chord
an inverted chord
a diminished chord
The range of notes in which a voice or instrument produces the best timbre is called:
If you add an A note to a G chord, you are playing:
A G dominant 7th chord
a G add 4 chord
a G add 2 chord
A G major 7th chord
What makes a great chord progression?
It fits the genre
It creates a satisfying journey of tension and release while supporting the melody
It supports the lyrics, story and emotion of the song
All answers are correct
An Authentic cadence is more subtle than a Plagal cadence. True or false?
Which chords are the Secondary Triads of the C major scale?
C maj, F maj and G maj
D min, E min and A min
A min, D min and G min
D min, F maj and G maj
Styles that are very rhythmic in a nature often benefit from using
simpler chord progressions
complex chord progressions
What is Backcycling technique used for?
Help to elongate a progression & leads back to the tonic
Help to shorten a progression & leads back to the tonic
Help to elongate a progression & leads back to the dominant
Help to shorten a progression & leads back to the dominant
Which chord represents stability?
A7 is the secondary dominant of which chords?(Choose the best answer)
D min, D major and D7
D min, D major, D7 and D diminished
E min, E major, E7
E min, E major, E7, E diminished
Which of the following statement is false?
A modulation always give a feeling of surprise and a change of direction.
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.
A modulation establishes a new tone center.
Which chord is not a diatonic chord of the C major scale?
Which degrees of the scale can be added to the basic triad to make added tone chords?
2nd, 4th or 6th
Flattened 3rd or flattened 7th
4th, 6th or 7th
The fifth scale degree is called the
Which note is the mediant of the C major scale?
Music Theory 106
Building Chord Progressions
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