There can be little doubt that understanding how music works can help you to make better music; or, at the very least, make things easier when you’re at the composing stage of your project.
Here, we take things right back to basics by explaining what notes, intervals, scales and chords are, and how they’re all related.
The raw material of music, notes are the building blocks from which all chords and melodies are created.
Each note has a duration and a pitch. In the piano roll, the length of each note event in the display directly relates to