Acculturation – Major Tonality

Lesson 3 Chapter 1 Module 1

Listening Experiences

It shouldn't be hard to find songs in major tonality. A vast majority of the songs you hear on the radio are in major. But it's important to know that a song is in major as you are listening and experiencing the tonality.

Watch the video below several times to get the sound of major in your ears. 

More Listening Experiences

Listen to the song "Ba Dum, Ba Dum, Ba Dum" from the album "Chucka Chucka Wawa." In the blank spaces, try to echo the patterns. 

Advanced Information

For more advanced information about major tonality, including solfege and patterns, go this this page on The Improving Musician website: MAJOR TONALITY.

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