(redirected from playing scales)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Financial, Encyclopedia.
References in periodicals archive ?
Even my students who had been playing scales and chords for years were challenged with Sowash's "scaling the chords" exercise where the student plays primary chords in the left hand while playing the scale up and down with some twists and turns in the right hand.
Let's assume that by now you now can cook right along with brisk 8th or even 16th notes in all major keys, playing scales of any length, in any register, no problem.
The examination, called Syllabus, also tests participants on music theory, sight reading, rhythm reading and technical skills such as playing scales and chord progressions.