Learn music theory in half an hour.

  • Published: 28 September 2019
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  • Zethawa
    Zethawa  6 hours back

    Whooaa, thankks!

    • Telmo Monteiro
      Telmo Monteiro  7 hours back

      Yesss! Videos like this are great!

      • Christian Van Horn
        Christian Van Horn  8 hours back

        Always amazed...a fantastic free video by a brilliant teacher gets 184 thumbs down. The more I’m around people the more I like my cat (mug).

        • Dave Wedderburn
          Dave Wedderburn  11 hours back

          Real good one of the I've seen..thanks million

          • jose ramirez
            jose ramirez  18 hours back

            Ah it's a cat lmaoo

            • Debbie T
              Debbie T  20 hours back

              Good stuff Andrew...thanks!

              • Jessica Raewood
                Jessica Raewood  24 hours back

                Dude.... I’m a pretty smart person and this stuff just sounds like a foreign language even with my basic knowledge of music from years ago. Why is it so hard for me to grasp this? Ugh!!!!!

                • David Davis
                  David Davis  1 days back

                  Wicked great reference or introduction for others

                  • a a
                    a a  1 days back

                    a huge huge thanks from Paris, France !

                    • Konrad Zeuthen
                      Konrad Zeuthen  1 days back

                      Andrew: everyone in this class has mastered talking
                      me: DET ER KRAFTEDEME I HELVEDE FANDENFISEME RØV! (danish)

                      • Andy Villaveces
                        Andy Villaveces  1 days back

                        3 years of music class in school, and you've covered more than them and my piano teacher, LEGEND

                        • Juan Naym
                          Juan Naym  1 days back

                          "ah, it's a cat"

                          I laughed way to hard at this

                          • reagan a
                            reagan a  1 days back

                            okay but guitar theory is another level of confusing and that’s why i only know tabs 😌

                            • The Herbman
                              The Herbman  1 days back

                              Thanks you Andrew. Helps me a lot :-)

                              • JurasikTV
                                JurasikTV  1 days back

                                why have i been paying for theory lessons

                                • Emily McCauley
                                  Emily McCauley  1 days back

                                  This was very helpful. Thank you for the free resource!

                                  • Lilhypemass
                                    Lilhypemass  1 days back

                                    Learn music theory in half an hour watched 3 times and paused for 3 hour every 15 minute infinite lesson ! xD

                                    • PyroJasonExplodes
                                      PyroJasonExplodes  2 days back

                                      I high-fived.

                                      • Island Voice
                                        Island Voice  2 days back

                                        Important video for a beginner like myself who dreamed of doing music sounds

                                        • David Cruz
                                          David Cruz  2 days back

                                          Why are white keys white and black keys black?

                                          • propoetide
                                            propoetide  2 days back

                                            Convention, the (only) point is to distinguish them http://synthmuseum.com/korg/korpoly800rev01.jpg

                                        • Sephern
                                          Sephern  2 days back

                                          What a fantastic resource! I'm such an amateur with music and I barely have time to practice, but this is a wealth of information all accumulated into one place that is so useful. Thank you for making this and putting it out there!

                                          • Nicholas Di Martino
                                            Nicholas Di Martino  2 days back

                                            just thank you

                                            • Zeplar gaming
                                              Zeplar gaming  2 days back

                                              Does this apply to guitar?

                                              • Wormsie
                                                Wormsie  2 days back

                                                Hey man, super duper lesson. Got a music theory test that will certificate that i know music theory, and this is really bloody helpful.
                                                But besides the video, where do i get that bomb t-shirt that you wear?
                                                If anybody else knows, please help out, will be greatly appreciated. It looks like a great christmas present to my friend who plays the synth!

                                                • Mia Amare
                                                  Mia Amare  2 days back

                                                  i like your t shirt

                                                  • William Dolphin
                                                    William Dolphin  2 days back

                                                    Excellent - finally brought it together for me! Great tutorial. Thank you.

                                                    • Aux Delow
                                                      Aux Delow  2 days back

                                                      Best music theory video ever

                                                      • Timmeh
                                                        Timmeh  2 days back

                                                        Andrew you are awesome!

                                                        • Vincent Bertrand
                                                          Vincent Bertrand  2 days back

                                                          I tipically hate this kind of video trying to lie about the time it'll take to learn things to get some clicks, but men your explanations are crystal clear, thanks a lot !

                                                          • ShpeetyTF2
                                                            ShpeetyTF2  3 days back

                                                            This felt more like a piano lesson than a music theory lesson, but despite that, this was still helpful, thanks.

                                                            • y ammm
                                                              y ammm  3 days back

                                                              God bless your soul Andrew

                                                              • Charles Brister
                                                                Charles Brister  3 days back

                                                                my life of learning music theory in 30 mins lol. great vid.

                                                                • booth linsley
                                                                  booth linsley  3 days back

                                                                  What a great video. 490k views and only 140 dislikes. I’ve been taking piano lessons for almost 5 years, and i really wish I could have seen this when I was just starting.

                                                                  • J L
                                                                    J L  3 days back

                                                                    I hear this is all a social constrcut and is bullsh*t...

                                                                    • Jayla Griffin
                                                                      Jayla Griffin  3 days back

                                                                      sooooo, what if you play cello......

                                                                      • STOP STOP
                                                                        STOP STOP  3 days back

                                                                        Im confused is the scale pattern of A major different from C major?

                                                                        • Rois void
                                                                          Rois void  1 days back

                                                                          Yes, in tone. The A is considered to be the "root" of the scale. So your focus is on the A note. The scales shift voice when you go from the mirroring minor. C major is brighter than A minor. It's your job to focus on the voice as you compose.

                                                                      • Seggie Fault
                                                                        Seggie Fault  3 days back

                                                                        As a "Music veteran" I can confirm this is a 100% legit run down of the basics. Good Job Andrew.

                                                                        Is it just me or does one blue cable not quite "plug in right" on the shirt. "Battles OCD back into submission"

                                                                        • Hoda Idelbi
                                                                          Hoda Idelbi  3 days back

                                                                          This is very confusing and crazy but still I understand now things a bit better so thank you very much 👍

                                                                          • Hoda Idelbi
                                                                            Hoda Idelbi  3 days back

                                                                            No one :

                                                                            Me : even notes are in releationship and I'm still single

                                                                            • John
                                                                              John  3 days back

                                                                              Amazing. Thank you so much for this

                                                                              • ame17
                                                                                ame17  3 days back

                                                                                Your shirt is awesome

                                                                                • obadiah 6
                                                                                  obadiah 6  3 days back

                                                                                  I’ve been searching for a simple way to learn theory of music and this is the best video i’ve found by far 🔥

                                                                                  • cemegonuts
                                                                                    cemegonuts  3 days back

                                                                                    MAN you talk fast. Watched it a .75... hehe.. thank you. thank you. you've dislodged some creative blocks i have had and inspired me to play more. mission accomplished! :)

                                                                                    • TomTomTabombbomb
                                                                                      TomTomTabombbomb  3 days back

                                                                                      what are the first 6 triads for the minor scale?

                                                                                      • creative coronet
                                                                                        creative coronet  3 days back

                                                                                        WOOOOOAH THIS MAKES SO MUCH SENSE ! ! ! I WISH I HAD SEEN THIS WHEN I WAS IN CHOIR CLASS

                                                                                        • Simo Giretti
                                                                                          Simo Giretti  3 days back

                                                                                          Is there any online shop I can get that synthy t-shirt?

                                                                                          • Chris Walker
                                                                                            Chris Walker  4 days back

                                                                                            I can't put into one comment how much this video helped me be a better musician, thank you, Andrew!

                                                                                            • Zachary Julian
                                                                                              Zachary Julian  4 days back

                                                                                              Wow my brain hurts. Gonna go relax and pet my mug.