Hi I've been playing keyboard on the praise n worship team for some time now. I play mostly by reading chord charts for the bass and the melody by ear/improv etc.My question is what are some chord…Continue
"If you have been doing a song prior to the pastor speaking, we sometimes use the chord progression of the song we have just done - slow it down and improvise gently with the chords, D to D6, C to C2 etc. It can take on a whole new feel and you can…"
"One I use is two loops. A major loop and minor loop. I start with the major loop as our pastor tends to start withe blessings. As she gets into concerns I switch to the minor loop and switch back and forth to try to match the mood of the…"
In the key of G, G is the "root" or the I chord. Use your fingers. if G is your thumb, your first finger is A, or the II, B is your next finger, or the III chord in the key of G...get it? All blues, most rock and roll, and so MOST…"
"Sixth chords are also great and add a nice soft texture to a chord. So my fav is the GMaj6 to a BM. If I'm in the root of C I'll use a CMaj6 and drop to an Em. Those are two of my Fav. NOTE-Use the KISS method ALWAYS!!!!! Keep It Simple…"
"Try something like I5-V9/3-vim7-IVM7 4 counts on each.
So in the key of C it would be
LH C RH - GCG
LH B RH - ADG (or GDG)
LH A RH - GCG (or GCE)
LH F RH - GCF-E
Don't be too busy, less is often more. Try adding in a pad sound to fill in the…"
"A simple one is to pick a key...any key, and then play I-mII-mIII-IV. For example, in the key of G, that would be G, to Am, to Bm, to C. after two or three reps of that progression, play V-IV-V-IV(D-C-D-C), and then back to the main progression. If…"
Hi I've been playing keyboard on the praise n worship team for some time now. I play mostly by reading chord charts for the bass and the melody by ear/improv etc.My question is what are some chord progressions that you use during the end of the service, or just a quiet time. ie.When the people are hearing from God. or like when the pastor makes an invitation or is praying, and I'm playing in the background, to lessen the awkwardness i guess you can say of the silence?I'm just looking for new…See More