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    After you have the theory down, why not take an...

    After you have the theory down, why not take an easy route like using software to determine scales given notes - click in notes, click 'Scale list', and so on...
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    PC software good? Try ChordwarePA Don't...

    PC software good?

    Try ChordwarePA

    Don't know if it would help you personally, but there it is.
  3. Put together chords from the Major scale. If you...

    Put together chords from the Major scale. If you do not hear any embeded melody, or at least get any idea for one, you might be tone-deaf.
  4. Yeah man, point well taken. That electronica...

    Yeah man, point well taken. That electronica sound is just the result of what I use now, and the programs output to VST hosts, which is still new to me - the guitar is my native instrument.
    And...
  5. Thanks for checking me out! I know what you...

    Thanks for checking me out!

    I know what you mean about the music, I have very little time and resources for final productions, so the emphasis is on composition. The first one got a couple of...
  6. You can compare chord formulas to scale formulas:...

    You can compare chord formulas to scale formulas:

    Sus4 chord is: 1 5 4
    Major scale in 3rd steps is: 1 3 5 7 9 11(4) 13(6) (4th becomes the 11th after the 9th . 6th becomes the 13th )
    So there...
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    DT, its common for songs to use at least one note...

    DT, its common for songs to use at least one note thats outside of the home scale. It happens at very decisive moments and keeps the music interesting.

    In this case I think the song trades the D...
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    There is a lot... but please check out the...

    There is a lot...

    but please check out the link below, if you have win XP
  9. The main chords of D dorian music are the chords...

    The main chords of D dorian music are the chords of C major that have D as the root note, like Dm, Dm7, Dm9. These chords are built from the dorian formula: 1, b3, 5, b7, 9, 11, 13, which came from...
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    No and no... I think the only sweeping...

    No and no...


    I think the only sweeping conclusion you can make about what scales for what chords is that its the right scale if the chord can be extended (7 note chord extension) to equal all...
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    1 3b 5 6...a minor c6 chord is from the C Melodic...

    1 3b 5 6...a minor c6 chord is from the C Melodic minor scale, not from the C natural minor, OK?

    It can also belong to the G natural minor.
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    got the midi file? I ask cause there are...

    got the midi file?

    I ask cause there are programs that can change all sorts of things of an imported file, plus tell you what scales are being used.
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    you'll need theory when all the lights go out

    you'll need theory when all the lights go out
  14. Ok, well... All I can say is, for me, the best...

    Ok, well... All I can say is, for me, the best bridge, verse, chorus, combo just depends on the bridge's contrast for whatever sound you want. To help change it up(other than maybe a new rhythm) I...
  15. Have you taken it to the bridge? Take it to...

    Have you taken it to the bridge?

    Take it to the bridge to know which progression is best.
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    Thanks for checking it out, Manly. The first...

    Thanks for checking it out, Manly.

    The first column of chords are all that are generated given the input. The other chords in red that go left to right are just subchords or extensions of the...
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    Use the link below and download the program if...

    Use the link below and download the program if you a PC and any win O.S. except Vista. All you do is enter notes on the keyboard, right-click and paste to 'having notes', and 'run' to generate the...
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    Maybe the link below will help with that, if you...

    Maybe the link below will help with that, if you stick with it...

    To be perfectly clear - if you stick with it, it WILL help.
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    Abdim, Fm, Cdim7, Baug(#5) each of those...

    Abdim, Fm, Cdim7, Baug(#5)

    each of those placed with Am and Abm

    will give you an altered scale.
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    You are asking about chords of the G natural...

    You are asking about chords of the G natural minor scale(6th mode of Bb Major)? You can add a flat 7th to any of those to get: Gm7, Cm7, and Dm7. You can work out on paper, or use software, to get...
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