KS3 Understanding the 12 Bar Bluesmarkwelland2016-10-04T17:36:46+00:00
UK Music Curriculum Key Stage 3
Here is a specific guide to the lessons in O-Generator that will help you cover the music curriculum. Developing an understanding of musical composition, organizing and manipulating ideas within a musical structure. The videos illustrate a few of the steps in each lesson.
Students learn about the I, IV, V Chord sequence that makes up the 12 bar blues. They are guided to create a bass line using triads. Students are encouraged to play along using their keyboards. This lesson comes with supporting videos using C major, F major and G major.
Compose Lessons – Modern – Red Level – Melody & Harmony – 5: The 12 Bar Blues