Lesson 4 – Music Fundamentals 1

Learn the building blocks of western music, like scales, chords, and intervals, to make informed, sonically-pleasing decisions for your music. Many notable hip hop producers have had some exposure to music theory. Swizz Beatz’s uncle had a recording studio, Pharrell was in his high school marching band, Nas’ father is a jazz musician. In this lesson, we scratch the surface of music fundamentals and music theory so you can cultivate your own awareness.