Music is amazing in the way that something which initially sounds simple can actually be extremely complex when you dive into the sound and actively listen. I recently wrote about learning to to listen to the melody beyond the lyrics and I’m going to expand on that now by discussing harmonies.

An example of a very basic song would be a simple tune such as “Hot Crossed Buns” which is just a melody. If you find yourself writing or listening to a basic song which is just a melody, you will probably think to yourself “Okay, this isn’t bad, but it seems like it could be bette