Primary Chords – Major Keys

May 20, 2013

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This video explains how to calculate the primary chords for major keys.
Primary chords are chords I (tonic), IV (subdominant) and V (dominant) and, if studying the Associated Board (ABRSM) music theory syllabus, first make an appearance at grade 4.

Before watching this video it’s important that you can calculate and create major scales.

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