Keys to the Highway - Adventures in Music Theory
by Roger Goodman
(These columns appear on page 4 in each issue of Folkworks.)

Year 1 - 2001
0101 - Keys To The Highway
0102 - The Major Scale
0103 - Major Scales - Sharp Keys
0104 - A Journey Into Flatland
0105 - The Circle of Fifths
0106 - It Is Written - So Do I Really Have to be Able to Read It

Year 2 - 2002
0201 - Searching for the Lost Chord I Found the Best Teacher - Myself
0202 - Taking a G-Chord on a Tour of the Guitar
0203 - What Lies Benieth - A Review of Chord Patterns and Variations
0204 - A Minor Detour on the Musical Highway
0205 - The Tritone Paradox and Other Mysteries of the Musical Interval
0206 - Stricking the Right Chord or How Do I Know What Chord to Play Next

Year 3 - 2003
0301 - The Magnificant Seventh
0302 - More Fun With the Magnificent Seventh and Beyond
0303 - A Half Step Closer to Understanding Intervals
0304 - The Simply Complicated Harmonica
0305 - A Bent for the Blues
0306 - Around the Bend - Cross Harp and Beyond

Year 4 - 2004
0401 - Tuning Problems Got You Beat - How Beat Notes Help You Tune
0402 - How Standard is Standard Pitch
0403 - Thinking Outside the Box - The Strange Tale of Leon Theremin
0404 - Benjamin Franklin and the Glass Armonica
0405 - But I Am Standing - Reflections on Resonance & Standing Waves
0406 - It's An Open & Shut Musical Pipe And That's About The Shape Of It

Year 5 - 2005
0501 - The Harmonic Overtone Series
0502 - Horning In On the Harmonic Series
0503 - More Fun with Harmonics
0504 - Can Music Theory Explain The Entire Universe
0505 - String Theory
0506 - Guido Of Arezzo and How It All Began

Year 6 - 2006
0601 - Visualizing Harmonies Through the Beauty of Lissajous Curves
0602 - The Church Modes and the Modern Modes - I'm Confused
0603 - Going Modal with the Appellation Dulcimer
0604 - Going Modal With The Banjo - Oldtime Sawmill Tuning
0605 - When the Chit Hits the Pan or What I Thought I Knew About the Steel Drum
0606 - The Pythagorean Comma The Spiral of Fifths and Equal Temperament

Year 7 - 2007
0701 - The Sound of Bells - An Acoustic Paradox
0702 - The Mills Violano-Virtuoso - A Violin That Plays Itself
0703 - The Pedal Steel Guitar


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