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Music Theory 106 - Building Chord Progressions.
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Which note is the Supertonic of the C major scale?
What secondary dominant chord can you add before a G min chord?
The subtonic chord of a major scale is:
a diminished triad
a minor chord
a dominant 7th chord
a major chord
Which of the following chord type is "open and ambiguous"?
What are the Three main Chord Classes ?
Dominant, Median, Super Tonic
Tonic, SubTonic, SuperTonic
Tonic, Dominant, SubMedian
Dominant, SubDominant, Tonic
A deceptive cadence ends on the:
A chord shared by two tonal centers is called:
a pivot chord
a shared chord
a borrowed chord
a dominant chord
Which note is the mediant of the C major scale?
The range of notes in which a voice or instrument produces the best timbre is called:
Which of the following statement is false?
Modulation often occur at the start of a new section and last throughout that section.
A modulation has chords which support & confirm it as the new tonal center..
A modulation establishes a new tone center.
A modulation always give a feeling of surprise and a change of direction.
Which degrees of the scale can be added to the basic triad to make added tone chords?
Flattened 3rd or flattened 7th
2nd, 4th or 6th
4th, 6th or 7th
Which chord represents stability?
A Pivot Chord is
The penultimate chord in a progression awaiting resolution
A chord common to both keys used to smooth modulation to the new key
A chromatic chord used to create a deliberately jarring modulation
A chord sustained over the top of a changing bass line
Which chord is not a diatonic chord of the C major scale?
Transpose the following chord progressions to Ab major. C / F / A min / G
Ab / Eb / G min / F
Ab / Eb / G min / C
Ab / Db / F min / Eb
Ab / Db / F min / G
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 V7 chord should always resolve to the tonic. True or false?
The I, IV and V chords are called
the primary triads
the independant triads
the major chords
A7 is the secondary dominant of which chords?(Choose the best answer)
E min, E major, E7
E min, E major, E7, E diminished
D min, D major and D7
D min, D major, D7 and D diminished
All notes of the major scale are present in the I, IV and V chords. True or false?
Which chord provides the strongest feeling of resolution back to the tonic chord?
Which chord is often used to prolong a resolution?
What makes a great chord progression?
It fits the genre
It supports the lyrics, story and emotion of the song
It creates a satisfying journey of tension and release while supporting the melody
All answers are correct
According to the course, a chord progression is like:
The small circle next to a chord indicates
an inverted chord
a diminished chord
a Major chord
Music Theory 106
Building Chord Progressions
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