How I’d Learn Music Theory (If I Had To Start Over)

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If I could start again, a million miles away…
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I’ve spent over a decade of my life learning music theory, and it hasn’t always gone smoothly, but I’ve got so much out of that journey. But what if I could start over? Was there a better way? Knowing what I know now, how would I advise the old 2009 Cory on how to do things better? Or, perhaps more relevantly, how would I advise people who, in 2021, are just starting their own journeys into music theory? I’m not entirely sure, but hopefully this list will help.

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