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I vi IV V Progression - rock ballad

Sunday, 31 May 2020

The 1-6m-4-5 progression was used often in the late 50s and the 60s. An alternative...

I IV V Progression

Wednesday, 27 May 2020

(1-4-5)  Chords I IV and V are fundamental chords for much contemporary music....

I IV I V Progression

Monday, 27 April 2020

(1-4-1-5)  A very common and popular progression. Examples below: The Pilgrim Chapter...

I I I I IV IV I I V IV I I Standard Blues Progression

Wednesday, 22 April 2020

(1-1-1-1-4-4-1-1-5-4-1-1)  Standard 12 bar Blues pattern with four bars of chord...

I IV I I IV IV I I V IV I I Blues Quick Change Progression

Monday, 20 April 2020

(1-4-1-1-4-4-1-1-5-4-1-1)  12 bar Blues pattern (Quick Change to IV) with just...

I V vi IV Progression - Pop/Punk

Saturday, 18 April 2020

(1-5-6m-4)  Examples below I’m Yours (Jason Mraz), Under the Bridge (RHCP), With...

I vi V IV Progression

Friday, 17 April 2020

(1-6m-5-4)  A popular progression. Examples below: Photograph (Ed Sheeran), Don’t...

I IV Progression - Feelin' Alright

Sunday, 5 April 2020

(1-4)   A simple two chord progresssion. Examples below Feelin’ Alright (Joe Cocker),...

I ii iii IV Progression (ascending bass line)

Tuesday, 31 March 2020

This is a beautiful progression ascending the scale, often supports a moving bass...