Why C major and A minor are Not the Same

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Shared November 10, 2015

This one is all about relative keys. If two keys have all the same notes in them, how are they different? I also talk a about the whole tone scale, the harmonic minor scale, and a bit about modes.

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This video is pretty beginner-friendly, but it does assume you're at least familiar with the idea of major and minor scales. Here's a couple videos to get you up to speed if you're not:
How Basic Chords Work - https://youtu.be/5Y01jIorpeA
Major and Minor Keys - https://youtu.be/rHlWP-nc4tM
Introduction to Modes - https://youtu.be/d_DxhbYwJDA