Helping an Audience Understand Longer Chord Progressions

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The Danger of Chords-First Songwriting, and Other Thoughts

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Creating Chord Progressions That Beg for the Chorus

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The Main Differences Between Strong and Fragile Chord Progressions

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Choosing Song Chords That Work Well Together

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The Problem of Too Many Chords in a Song

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