Hear Double Stops

To play a double stop on your instrument, simply play two notes at the same time. The notes can be spaced closely or far away. Although this is not yet a chord (3 or more notes sounded at the same time), a chord can become implied.

Double stops are fairly easy to play on most instruments and can support any melody.

This simple exercise can teach you how to hear double stops and establish the building blocks for picking out individual chord tones!

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