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ARE YOU MAKING THIS EAR TRAINING MISTAKE? (don’t use interval songs)

EPIC MOMENTS: 0:10 Ignore the normal interval advice

1:11 Musical Association works for exams, but not real music

2:15 Putting musical association to the test (piano montage)

3:43 The ‘Stepping-Stone Method’ (what I use instead)

5:15 My 4 most common stepping-stone patterns

7:21 The 6 intervals that most music is built of

9:18 How to identify bigger intervals

9:59 How to identify descending intervals

11:11 How to learn your intervals this week

12:04 Free ear training resources

LESSONS NOTES / CLARIFICATION: Let me clarify the message of this lesson: 1. ‘Musical Association’ does not work when transcribing normal music, because it’s very hard to recall melody B while listening to melody A.

(Musical Association only works for 2 notes played in isolation – as in some ear training exams) – an...

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