Music theory is the method of analyzing our musical system & describing relationships between tones. The true outcome of this theoretical system is the naming of everything (tones, relationships, chords, etc.), & relational description (how each thing relates to another).
The accepted traditional music theory of today is but one of many approaches to explain, describe, & name our musical system.
1. The Numbers
• Basic System in a snapshot.
2. 12 1 7 5 2
• Zooming the sequence.
• Dial up the Major scale.
• We build chord E
ote [yeah, these aren't numbers].
Formulas ◊ Triads, 7ths, other common formulas. Traditional and Numera equivalents. Go
Lines of 7 ◊ Alternative the the Circle of 5ths for learning Major key signatures. Go
Inversions ◊ Classical chord numbering system. This is a reference page. Go