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Explore SLASH Chords on the Piano


Learn how simple and stable sounding major triads can be made to tell moving "journey like" musical progressions with "Slash Chords" where the bass note is altered. We use Diatonic Chords from within the key of D Major and lesson covers topics listed below: 00:50 - The Chord Progression used - I IV I V 01:49 - How to form Chord Inversions from ALL starting positions (Root, Ist Inversion & 2nd Inversion) and shift between triads easily 04:20 - The Formation and Purpose of "Slash Chords" 09:20 - Revision: Creating Melodies and telling stories using Slash Chords Other topics covered in this lesson: * Essential Ear Training for proper Voice Leading * Why "Slash Chords" are used in Music * How to improvise and build your composition using "Slash Chords" Chord Progression from within the D Major Scale: D/F# G D/A A Collaborate. Jam. Learn. Support us on Patreon and get a chance to interact with Jason: https://www.patreon.com/jasonzac Please consider donating and supporting our channel: https://paypal.me/jasonzac * CHORD INVERSIONS can be learned in detail here: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLrNNL05e9FT9ygtrGwGFmfyvMyGWH52EC

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