Harmony for Producers

Join Brooks Frederickson, PhD candidate in the Duke music department, for this first in a series of workshops designed to increase your understanding around the theoretical fundamentals of music through examples pulled from current indie, pop, EDM, and hip-hop hits. Producers are encouraged to follow along with their Digital Audio Workstation (DAW) of choice-Ableton, Logic, Garageband, Reaper, Pro Tools, etc.

No prior music theory background or experience needed, all are welcome!

This workshop will address the following questions:

What is a scale?
What is an interval?
What is a chord?
What is a chord progression?
How do I add variety to my chord progressions?
How do I dissect and understand a song's harmonic structure?

Event Speaker: 
Brooks Frederickson
Event Date: 
Monday, August 31, 2020 - 18:00 to 19:00
Event Recurring: 
Yes
Event Sponsor: 
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Event Co-Sponsors: 
Duke Arts
Event Status: 
Event Location: 
Online
Event Contact ID: 
338983
Event Contact: 
Erixson, Kevin
Event Contact Email: 
Event Image: 
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Event Sequence: 
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