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Blank Space Chords for Beginner Guitar (Taylor Swift)

Blank Space is a song by American singer-songwriter Taylor Swift from her fifth studio album, 1989 (2014). It was written […]

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Understanding Time Signatures in Music

If you don’t read music, you might not be privy to the world of time signatures. Time signatures are simple […]

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Key Signatures: What They Are and How They Work

The music theory term “key signatures” is something that has the power to bore musicians and non-musical people alike. It […]

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Guitar Scales Chart: Major, Minor, Pentatonic, and Blues

Learning how to play scales is probably not what most beginning guitar students think about when they dream about playing […]

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The Songwriting Process: Finding Your Voice

To non-musicians, the act of writing songs sometimes can seem as challenging and foreign as designing an aircraft meant to […]

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What is ‘Concert Pitch’?

Concert pitch is a strange thing. Many professional musicians will spend their entire careers never having to deal with concert […]

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Piano Chord Chart: Basic Chords and Intervals

If you’re new to the piano, the idea of learning how to play chords might seem like a difficult task. […]

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Basic Music Theory: A Guide to Keys, Chords, Progressions, and More!

I have to confess something: Maybe it’s just nostalgia getting to me, but after a decade since graduating from college […]

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Beginning Jazz Piano: Getting Started with Chords and Lead Sheets

Without a doubt, jazz music is one of the great American art forms. Jazz music has changed and informed the […]

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Singing Scales: 4 Scales Every Singer Should Know

As a voice teacher of students diverse in age and experience level, I’ve undoubtedly heard more requests for learning and […]

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