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Understanding The Circle of Fifths & Its Many Uses

Lutz Academy, Online Music Lessons

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5 Videos (1h 37m)
    • The Circle of Fifths: Part 1

    • The Circle of Fifths: Part 2

    • The Circle of Fifths: Part 3

    • The Circle of Fifths: Part 4

    • Final Circle of Fifths Part 5


About This Class

Jared Cattoor will walk you through the meaning behind the daunting circle of fifths (AKA the circle of fourths) and teach you its many practical uses. Broken down into 5 easy to digest videos and accompanied by colorful charts and workbooks to help you learn! 

Here are just a few things you'll be able to do quickly and easily after learning how to use the Circle of Fifths...

  • Know the notes of any scale
  • Know the chords of any key
  • Recognize key signatures
  • Quickly know how many sharps/flats are in any key
  • And so much more!

As you go along, you'll get a primer on chord voicings, scale construction, and scale harmonization. To reinforce what you learn in the videos, we've included some puzzles and worksheets, plus written explanations.





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