Ear Training with Simple Chords and Progressions

2803029Every student should and will learn to play their instrument by ear, as well as with grand staff notation.  Some basic, familiar songs you can start playing by ear are… (and let me know if any others should be added)

  • I, IV, V
    Away in a Manger
    Battle Hymn of the Republic
    John Jacob Jingleheimer Schmidt
    Muffin Man
  • I, ii, IV, V, vi
    Amazing Grace
    Angels We Have Heard on High
    Auld Lang Syne
    Away in a Manger
    Danny Boy
    Jolly Old Saint Nicholas
    Michael Row the Boat Ashore
    O Holy Night


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