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Instructor
John Proulx
Course
Advanced
01:44:09

This comprehensive course is all about 5-note major quartal voicings.

These 5-note voicings contain 3 notes in the right hand & 2 notes in the left hand. We’ll learn these modern voicings in all 12 keys, and apply them to short songs in a bossa, swing, ballad, and funk style.

Course Objectives
  • Construct 5-note major quartal voicings in all 12 keys
  • Apply these voicings to 4 songs in 4 styles
Learning Focus
  • Chords
  • Reharmonization
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Fun and challenging
All explained very well. Very clear and easy to understand.
Excellent course
Amazing chords, melodies. Perfect explanation. I enjoyed the course. Thank you professor John Proulx for the explanation. It was very informative and interesting material. Thank you very much.

Course Lessons

1
Major Quartal Voicings – Lesson 1
09:28

Definition & Positions

2
Major Quartal Voicings – Lesson 2
18:40

Exercises – Keys of C, F, Bb

3
Major Quartal Voicings – Lesson 3
11:08

Blocked Call – Bossa Nova

4
Major Quartal Voicings – Lesson 4
15:48

Exercises – Keys of Eb, Ab, Db

5
Major Quartal Voicings – Lesson 5
06:18

Lock Hands In Peace – Swing Tune

6
Major Quartal Voicings – Lesson 6
16:09

Exercises – Keys of F#, B, E

7
Major Quartal Voicings – Lesson 7
07:00

Shearing the Hedges – Ballad Style

8
Major Quartal Voicings – Lesson 8
13:42

Exercises – Keys of A, D, G

9
Major Quartal Voicings – Lesson 9
05:56

Block & Bowl – Funk Tune

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