Learn about the various claims that surround 432 Hz, their validity, and how to create music using any tuning standard of your choice.
Learn about what musical modes are, the seven common diatonic modes, and how you can use them to achieve new colors in your music.
Let’s explore how music theory can allow us to express ourselves, communicate better, and deepen our enjoyment of music.
Let’s walk through what a tritone is, its impact across music history, and its surprising sensitive side that isn’t so diabolical.
We explore why and how dynamics and silence play a pivotal role in creating music that pulls in the listener.
Learn about what the circle of fifths is, why it’s important, and two interesting ways you can use it in your own music.
Learn how to recreate the iconic Stranger Things theme with our downloadable project file and step-by-step tutorial video.
Learn about what a diminished chord is and how you can apply diminished triads, half-diminished seventh chords, and diminished seventh chords in your own music.
Learn the ins-and-outs of how to make music in this complete guide to music production, from picking a DAW to composing, mixing, and mastering your work.
Knowing even just a little bit of music theory can go a long way in improving your productions—in this video, we unlock the fundamentals of theory in just 15 minutes.
We highlight a few unique chords and progressions heard in KANA-BOON’s “Silhouette,” the track that served as the sixteenth opening for Naruto Shippuden.
Learn about five influential rhythms that have shaped a wide array of genres and styles across the globe.