How to Change Keys in a Song

One of the simplest ways to add interest to your songwriting is through key changes. Also called ‘modulation,’ knowing when and  how to change keys in a song is a great skill to have. Modulation should not be confused with…

Chord Progressions: Finding Chords That Go Together

Even though we only have 12 notes, there are hundreds of possible chord progressions. This can be overwhelming, especially when we’re not yet comfortable finding chords that go together right away. Luckily, the majority of progressions tend to follow established…