Chapter 7: The Major Scale

Knowing the major scale helps you play many of the melodies you hear in your imagination. This chapter explains what the major scale is, and how to practice it.

Tones and Semitones

How to play any major scale.

The Best Ear Training Method?

I believe the most common method of ear training is missing something important. This may be the most important part of this book.

Identifying Notes in a Scale

The core exersice in my ear training method.

Playing By Ear

This exercise shows you that ear training is extremely useful in practical situations.

Practicing Scales

An essential excercise for mastering any instrument.