Jump to content


Toggle shoutbox DMP Shouts Open the Shoutbox in a popup

Please do not use the Shoutbox for DMP support, if you require support for tutorials or access please contact the admin direct.
@  Sinsinful : (24 October 2014 - 01:27 PM) Thanks Rick! it worked :-)
@  Snoman : (21 October 2014 - 01:50 PM) Apparently, you can just visit the main site, log out and then log-in again, then return to the forum. That should fix it. If not, delete .dancemusicproduction.com cookie > clear your browser cache > log in to main site and then return to the forum.
@  Sinsinful : (21 October 2014 - 12:30 PM) admin help! I cant post? keeps loggin me out when I try :-(
@  Shonof : (21 October 2014 - 06:54 AM) I can only sign in when i opened DMP Generel Chat...
@  Sinsinful : (20 October 2014 - 02:35 PM) k
@  badass : (20 October 2014 - 12:40 PM) haven't been on here in a while wow!
@  badass : (20 October 2014 - 12:39 PM) looks nice :)
@  sp!ll : (19 October 2014 - 08:08 PM) yup, ah aiight, so it goes, the weather's weird over here as well. anyways I'm out for the next 2-3 weeks gotta take care of a couple things.
@  Sipher : (19 October 2014 - 04:48 PM) Lol it is a nice layout very efficient. Its just the first forum I've seen use this format. Lol we get cold for about 2 to 3 weeks broken up with warm and nice.
@  sp!ll : (18 October 2014 - 04:37 PM) I think it looks great, well you got it good, mornings over here are quite cold and when the sun gets started its blazin.
@  Sipher : (18 October 2014 - 12:27 PM) Interesting new lay out, very unusual, oh and its quite warm here, suns working just fine.
@  sp!ll : (18 October 2014 - 10:52 AM) morning guys, damn its cold this morning, the sun better get to work :lol: Test test test mod edit for the heck of it.
@  Tweakem : (17 October 2014 - 09:46 PM) testing testing 1 2 3
@  sp!ll : (17 October 2014 - 08:28 PM) enjoy the weekend folks, need me some zzzz's, been waking up to early these days.
@  sp!ll : (17 October 2014 - 08:26 PM) this one suits my eyes great :)
@  EZ B : (17 October 2014 - 08:03 PM) My eyes, my eyes.
@  Scott : (17 October 2014 - 12:51 PM) We still have to add & replace some emoticons and some changes to the user profiles. I've just finished the Facebook log-in module and Facebook sharing from the forum.
@  Nifty : (17 October 2014 - 12:38 PM) New emoticons! :thumb:
@  Nifty : (17 October 2014 - 12:26 PM) I like the shoutbox addition & the grey theme. What else is going to change?
@  Nifty : (17 October 2014 - 12:25 PM) Nice!

Photo

Chords In Dance Music Manual


  • Please log in to reply
6 replies to this topic

#1 ehitskit00

ehitskit00

    Noobie

  • Members
  • Pip
  • 2 posts

Posted 05 August 2006 - 01:05 AM

hey guys. I would like to know about the chord progression Mr Snoman has listed on page 37 of the Dance Music Manual... the popular chord progressions. Well I am not that familiar with music theory so I do now know about these particular chords listed on this page... so my question is how do these work?

It is labeled Keys and Chord in the table
For the keys section does this mean that all the keys are suppose to be held down simultaneously to produce the sound? I have a feeling that it does... however further down the table where there are 6 and 7 keys to be held down simultanesouly my fingers are then not able to reach them and some of the notes are in strange order it seems like the the C13 one.... C-E-G-Bb-D-A .. the A comees after the D? when trying to play this, it seems odd. I just want to be sure I have this right though... so if you guys can elaborate and make this a lot more lucid for me id appreciate it.


basically how does this table work?!!

#2 citrix

citrix

    Contributor

  • Members
  • PipPip
  • 35 posts

Posted 05 August 2006 - 01:12 PM

QUOTE(ehitskit00 @ Aug 5 2006, 02:05 AM) View Post

hey guys. I would like to know about the chord progression Mr Snoman has listed on page 37 of the Dance Music Manual... the popular chord progressions. Well I am not that familiar with music theory so I do now know about these particular chords listed on this page... so my question is how do these work?




I was wondering about the chart too as it says here are some popular progressions, but the chart seems to just lists chords and not progressions......To answer your question above...you need to press the keys down together to play the chord...the chords further down are spread chords..meaning the chord is spread over a couple of octaves...if your fingers cant reach all of the notes, then just draw the chord into your sequences piano roll matrix and hit play to hear what it sounds like.......Anyway....can some one clear this issue up just to make sure that we are all understanding the chart correctly....

.....cheers guys.....

#3 Havok1200

Havok1200

    Contributor

  • Members
  • PipPip
  • 264 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Chandler, AZ, USA
  • Interests:My Acid Planet Profile:
    http://www.acidplanet.com/artist.asp?AID=11757&T=7961

    MySpace Profile #1
    http://www.myspace.com/willbno

    MySpace Music Profile #2
    http://www.myspace.com/willbnony

    My third MySpace which I cannot access...
    http://www.myspace.com/havok1200

    MyBedroom Studio Profile:
    http://www.mybedroomstudio.com/profile/WillBNo

    My SoundClick Profile
    http://members.soundclick.com/Havok1200

Posted 06 August 2006 - 03:02 PM

2 ways to accomplish the chords...
hold all the keys down at one time

or

arpeggiated (broken chord)
which is playing note after note successively

(as far as the progression chart...I never asked the question but I was wondering that too)

#4 citrix

citrix

    Contributor

  • Members
  • PipPip
  • 35 posts

Posted 07 August 2006 - 11:12 AM

QUOTE(Havok1200 @ Aug 6 2006, 04:02 PM) View Post

2 ways to accomplish the chords...
hold all the keys down at one time

or

arpeggiated (broken chord)
which is playing note after note successively

(as far as the progression chart...I never asked the question but I was wondering that too)


To further this topic there is some excellent charts for chord progressions at http://www.chordmaps.com/ i think this is possible the most straight forward guide to music theory out there......

#5 Sipher

Sipher

    ----------

  • Admin Staff
  • 3,489 posts
  • Location:now south of the mason dixon line

Posted 07 August 2006 - 12:41 PM

hey havok good to see you about again. and im going to check out that site its allways good to see new info ora better way of explaining somthing.
One by One the penguins steal my sanity.

#6 adam_54

adam_54

    Noobie

  • Members
  • Pip
  • 3 posts

Posted 17 September 2007 - 09:01 AM

I'm confused by this chart too??

#7 Gxejson

Gxejson

    Noobie

  • Members
  • Pip
  • 2 posts

Posted 03 October 2007 - 06:32 PM

QUOTE(ehitskit00 @ Aug 4 2006, 09:05 PM) View Post


For the keys section does this mean that all the keys are suppose to be held down simultaneously to produce the sound? I have a feeling that it does... however further down the table where there are 6 and 7 keys to be held down simultanesouly my fingers are then not able to reach them and some of the notes are in strange order it seems like the the C13 one.... C-E-G-Bb-D-A .. the A comees after the D?


There's a concept in chord spelling called "Inversion" which will solve this problem for you. Just include the notes listed for each chord anywhere in the chord you can. With C13 it's perfectly acceptable to play it C-D-Eb-G-A-Bb. Even with the 7th on top, it will still very much sound like a 13 chord. As long as those are the only notes played, you can play them in *almost* any order you like.




0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users