Drones

Drones Drones are a really useful tool for helping you learn how to improvise.  They allow you to hear the quality of a variety of scales over a drone, so you learn how each note sounds in relation to a root note - the drone. Here we present for your delectation some...

Music exam – identifying intervals

Music exam – interval identification Here is a simple series of questions that will allow you to quickly identify intervals. Question 1 Is this interval dissonant, consonant or pretty?   Dissonant Dissonant intervals are often the easiest to spot – the...

Aural Training

Aural Training   When you take exams on guitar with any of the exam boards you will need to learn how to identify relationships between pitches.   Here is a table of different intervals between notes and how to identify them.   You can click on song names in red to be...