Day 120. New horizons

Today I started practicing all this new scales stuff. Mixolydian shape, scales in 3rds and in 4 note pattern… It was fun and I still have some time to play something less technical 🙂

Scales

A mixolydian

8th notes @ 150 bpm

D major (A string)

8th notes @ 150 bpm

A major in 3rds

8th notes @ 70 bpm

A major in 4 note pattern

8th notes @ 70 bpm

A major pentatonic

8th notes @ 150 bpm

https://youtu.be/8X3R0j6eA_Y

A major pentatonic in 3rds

8th notes @ 70 bpm

A major pentatonic in 4 note pattern

8th notes @ 70 bpm

A minor pentatonic

8th notes @ 150 bpm

A minor pentatonic in 3rds

8th notes @ 70 bpm

A minor pentatonic in 4 note pattern

8th notes @ 70 bpm

Ear training

3-11 intervals. Finally looked up a Minor 3rd reference and the result is much better now.

Songs

MGMT – Kids [Solo] – My version

118 bpm. I changed two wrong notes and played 4th bar as triplets.

Here’s the video with the sound from Garage Band.

Routines

Scales – A mixolydian – 150 bpm – 8th notes – 3 min
Scales – D major (A string) – 150 bpm – 8th notes – 4 min

Scales – A major in 3rds – 70 bpm – 8th notes – 6 min
Scales – A major in 4 note pattern – 70 bpm – 8th notes – 4 min

Scales – A major pentatonic – 150 bpm – 8th notes – 4 min
Scales – A major pentatonic in 3rds – 70 bpm – 8th notes – 5 min
Scales – A major pentatonic in 4 note pattern – 70 bpm – 8th notes – 5 min

Scales – A minor pentatonic – 150 bpm – 8th notes – 4 min
Scales – A minor pentatonic in 3rds – 70 bpm – 8th notes – 3 min
Scales – A minor pentatonic in 4 note pattern – 70 bpm – 8th notes – 3 min

Ear training – Intervals – 3-11 intervals – 15 min

MGMT – Kids [Solo] – My version – 118 bpm – 5 min

Total – 61 min

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