minute I arrange and record the song…without sheet music, of course! Learn how to play by ear and perform on the spot. You don’t need perfect pitch to learn how!
♪Beginners: no experience ~ as a hobby♪
Learn how to play by ear, aim to be able to hear and reproduce sounds
Let’s learn the steps to playing by ear.
After that, you can try simple songs. I will teach you the tricks.
♫Intermediate: student level ~ semi pro♫
Learn how to play any song by ear on any instrument
At this level, you should be able to figure out chords, tension, and if possible, voicing. At this level, you won’t find many diatonic chords. However, there will be over chords, so let’s do our best!
♬Advanced: semi pro ~ pro♬
Once you’re at this level, you’re just one step away from being a top class musician
It is said that gospel songs are the hardest for even professional musicians to pick up by ear. If we were to say that Jazz songs had a difficulty level of 3, then gospel songs would be a 5. Let’s learn how to figure out chords, licks, tension, voicing, and outbound.