Great night with Malcolm Capewell on the Baritone Sax playing at Taste Restaurant on The Gold Coast .
Today I have a member question:
“I can’t hear the difference between whole-steps and half-steps, major 3rds and minor 3rds etc.
I’ve been practicing with interval-trainer apps but without much success.
Do you have any tips?”
Here’s a new exercise you can use to improve your interval recognition:
Go to the piano and play a C.
Now try to sing up an interval – let’s say a half-step.
Sing the note, and then test your answer by playing a Db.
Then do it again – sing up a major 3rd from Db.
Sing the note, and then test your answer by playing an F.
Then do it again – sing down a whole-step from F.
Sing the note, and then test your answer by playing an Eb.
And keep doing this f...Read More