• You Can Learn How To Harmonize The Octatonic Scale In 15 Minutes

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    This lesson is for all musicians (especially jazz and gospel pianists) who want to learn how to harmonize the octatonic scale.

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    Four Diminished Chords You Can Form From The Octatonic Scale

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    Explore four diminished chords and how they are formed from the octatonic scale in this lesson.

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    The Octatonic Scale: Eight Tones Per Octave

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    In this lesson, we’ll study the octatonic scale, which as the prefix “octa” implies, is an 8-tone scale. We’ll also delve into examples of the octatonic scale and where it’s used.

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    How to play a pentatonic scale

    pentagon-small.jpgI’ve received a lot of questions about the pentatonic scale lately so I wanted to reserve some time to break it down. Like a pentagon, which has 5 sides, pentatonic scales have 5 notes. “Pentatonic” doesn’t mean one type of scale though, as some might think. There is a most common one that I’ll talk about below, but the truth is, there are tons of pentatonic scales and they vary widely depending on where you are in the world…

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