The Music Theory of Concluding Pieces

9 thoughts
last posted April 2, 2021, 2:18 p.m.

3 earlier thoughts


Another friend, more musically-trained than myself, suggested perhaps songs whose melodies never veer far from the melodic root

The example I had just played for him, if I remember correctly, was Dirty Work by Steely Dan -- used as the closing music to some episodes of the Longform podcast.

5 later thoughts