This week, we’re studying the major scale, which is often associate with composers like Mozart. In the YouTube video below, you will recognize the use of the C Major scale:
Music from other cultures uses the same collection of notes, but perhaps in different contexts. See the video from the Hindustani tradition of North India, below:
As a result, musicians are OBSESSED with practicing scales. There are TONS of videos on YouTube for practicing scales on guitar, piano, saxophone, voice, flute, you name it. Some are good, some are cheesy, and everything in between.
Do a YouTube search on practicing scales (maybe on an instrument you’ve played or experimented with) and post TWO tips you learn from the videos here.