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- We'll take a simple song and add passing notes on the piano to add tension... and release.
This piano lesson from the series 'Tension and Release', digs into the concepts used by advanced players to bring exceptional beauty and depth to their keyboard playing!
These techniques involve finding non-chord tones to use within the chord structure (building tension), followed by a resolution (release) to a note that falls within the chord. By using the effectively you can learn to tell an engaging musical story.