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Introducing a revolutionary solution! Finally, there is a convenient and efficient method to master music theory, enabling you to effortlessly create captivating chord progressions, melodies, and harmonies. No longer will you need to spend years studying at a music school. This groundbreaking approach is brought to you by Varien, a highly acclaimed artist signed to MonsterCat.

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Results You Can Expect From This Course

This course will give you the knowledge and skills you need to:

  • Find scales in any key on your keyboard or piano roll, so that you can write melodies that make sense musically
  • Produce a wide variety of chords to use in your music using your knowledge of scales
  • Create interesting chord progressions using your knowledge of chords
  • Spice up your chord progressions with a range of techniques
  • Write excellent melodies and harmonies over your chord progressions that resonate with your listeners
  • Convey the exact mood you want to express with your music
  • Know how to put all of this music theory together to compose a track

About Your Instructor

Varien, also known as Nick Pittsinger, is an accomplished composer with a background in classical training. As a prominent music producer, he has been associated with the renowned record label, MonsterCat, since its establishment several years ago. In addition to his work in the music industry, Nick composes for Hollywood movies, computer games, television, and trailers.

Nick’s exceptional teaching skills make him an excellent music instructor. His ability to convey complex concepts in a clear and comprehensible manner is truly remarkable. Moreover, he ensures that his tutorials are engaging and enjoyable for the viewers, making the learning experience both informative and entertaining.

Tutorials In This Course

  • 1. Names of the Notes
  • 2. Scales
  • 3. Intervals
  • 4. Chords
  • 5. Chord Progressions I
  • 6. Chord Progressions II
  • 7. Time Signatures and Note Length Values
  • 8. Melody Writing 101
  • 9. Putting it All Together
  • 10. Bonus – Varien Chord Progressions


Software Used In This Course & System Requirements

Software Used In This Course:

  • Suitable For All Workstations

System Requirements:

  • No system requirements (suitable for any workstation)