If you're looking to level-up your improvisational skills (in any style) and develop your understanding of music theory, you've come to the right place.
7 Major Scale Modes in 7 Days is an intensive, online introduction to the seven modes of the major scale – a fundamental area of study for any guitarist serious about their learning journey. Throughout the class, you'll learn how to hear, visualize, and play the most commonly-used modes.
The methodology used in this class is taught extensively in colleges around the United States and has helped thousands of students bridge the gap from an intermediate to advanced level of playing. The knowledge in this class is directly applicable to songwriting, collaborating with other musicians, and improvising across genres.
All too often, modes are regarded as a lofty, confusing concept – but they don't have to be!
Our team of graduate-level educators developed the methodology for 7 Major Scale Modes in 7 Days based on industry-standard, college-level pedagogy. The lessons – broken up into a digestible seven-day period – teach modes in a simplified way, prioritizing information so that you walk away with a deep understanding of modes in the shortest possible time.
In a nutshell, 7 Major Scale Modes in 7 Days takes the headache out of learning modes so you can focus on what's important – creating music.
The hard truth: to leave this class with a working knowledge of modes, you'll have to practice – a lot!
The good news is that the step-by-step lessons in this class progress gradually. Each one builds on the last, so the practice you put in will pay off in a big way.
This class is best suited to intermediate guitar players who have experience with the major scale, the minor pentatonic scale, and basic major key harmony.
However, if you're a beginner with a penchant for music theory, you can still take this class! In the class introduction, we'll run you through prerequisite knowledge and exercises to get you up to speed before you get started. You'll just need some time preparing prior to starting Day 1. We also encourage intermediate players to brush up on the basics in the introductory lesson.
Are you ready to commit to completing all seven days of this class? Spend the time to unlock modes now, and you'll set yourself up in the long run to be a more proficient guitarist. Future you will be thrilled with present you!
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