Chord progressions can be a black box for many producers, since the music theory behind creating them can feel illusive and intimidating.
In our comprehensive tutorial above, we go over the basics of constructing chord progressions and demystify the process for newer producers. We explore the following topics:
- Rhythmic variations
Rather than covering these concepts in a solely abstract setting, we apply them directly to genres spanning pop, trap, reggaeton, hip hop, deep house, R&B, lo-fi, progressive house, and future bass.
How do you approach constructing your own progressions? Do you have any questions on how to build them? Let us know in the comments below.
February 1, 2020