Find out more about the origins of Blues music with BBC Bitesize GCSE Music.
Learn about the different ways of writing music down called notation with BBC Bitesize GCSE Music.
Listening games using the theme of rhythm to encourage children’s speaking and listening skills.
Find out more about the music of the 1960s including ska, reggae and rocksteady with BBC Bitesize GCSE Music.
A range of musical examples used to demonstrate the structure and use of the 12 bar blues.
One of the oldest scales often found in rock, metal, and pop music. It is one of the easiest scales to learn but has many layers which an advanced player would use.
Here are is more information about it.
Source: E minor
“Playing scales for grades is like walking up and down stairs, you wouldn’t want to step on the highest one twice.”
Contemporary jazz musicians explain and demonstrate bebop music of the 1940s.