12-Bar Blues and How It Is Used in Multiple Genres 

12-Bar Blues and How It Is Used in Multiple Genres

First, watch the YouTube video on the 12-bar blues. This is a great explanation of the 12-bar blues, as well as a good demonstration of rhythm.

Select this link to watch the video 12 Bar Blues Part 1 with Grammy® Nominated Music Educator Mike Overly. (Links to an external site.)

Next, choose one idea from the video and discuss how you have come to understand that idea on a higher level.

Mr. Overly touches on rhythm, tempo, keys, seventh chords, and the structure of the 12-bar blues. Also, discuss which songs you know that use that idea or that chord progression. Post a link to the song to support your point.

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