Melody Training Modules

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Roadmap: Play Melodies By Ear (Intervals)

This Roadmap shows you how you can use Musical U training modules and exercises to learn to play melodies by ear, using intervals.

Learn

Ear Expansion: Scales

Ear Expansion: Scales

Learn all about the importance of scales for making sense of melodies and harmonies in music.

After completing this module: you will understand how recognising scales and their degrees by ear can help you play by ear, improvise, and create your own music.

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Score to Sound with Solfa

Learn how you can use the solfa framework to look at traditional music notation and know in your head how it should sound (including for sight-singing).

After completing this module: you will understand how solfa can reveal how notes on a page should sound.

Practice

Scale Recognition

Scale Recognition

Learn about the most commonly-used scales and how you can recognise them by ear.

After completing this module: you will be able to recognise major, minor and pentatonic scales.

Melody Practice: Major Pentatonic

Melody Practice: Major Pentatonic

Practise identifying the notes of major pentatonic melodies by ear.

After completing this module: you will be able to reliably identify the notes of melodies based on the major pentatonic scale.