Chords - Triads and 7ths

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Darius Brubeck Lesson time: (8min 23sec)

Chords are a group of (typically three or more) notes sounded together, as a basis of harmony. Darius explains chords and uses the tune Summer Song to bring the concept to life.

About the instructor

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Darius Brubeck is a noted jazz pianist and educator. He has released numerous albums as a leader, as well as touring internationally with his own groups, and the Brubecks Play Brubeck collaboration with his brothers.

Darius has served as a Fulbright visiting professor in Romania and Turkey. He initiated the first degree course in Jazz offered by an African University at the University of KwaZulu-Natal in South Africa, where he taught till 2005.

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