Twelve-bar Blues, Pachelbel’s Canon and Cadence tips – your audio guide to chord progressions

The following is a list of  chord progressions in music :
Code
M Major.
m Minor.
A Atonal.
B Bitonal.
I Indeterminate.
L Lydian.
Name Image Sound # of chords Quality
50s progression

A 50s progression in C.

About this sound Play  4 M
Andalusian cadence

Andalusian cadence.


About this sound Play  4 L
Backdoor progression

Backdoor progression in C.

About this sound Play  3 M
Bird changes

Bird Blues in Bb.

About this sound Play   ? M
Circle progression

Circle progression [excerpt] in C.

About this sound Play  4 M
Coltrane changes

Coltrane changes in C.

About this sound Play  6 M
Eight-bar blues
About this sound Play  3 M
Folia

Later Folia.

About this sound Play  4 m
ii-V-I turnaround 

ii-V-I turnaround in C.


About this sound Play  3 M
Irregular resolution

Irregular resolution Type I: Two common tones, two note moves by half step motion.


About this sound Play  2 M
Montgomery-Ward bridge

Montgomery-Ward bridge in C.


About this sound Play  4 M
Omnibus progression

Omnibus progression.


About this sound Play  ? M
Pachelbel’s Canon

Pachelbel’s Canon.

About this sound Play  5 M
Passamezzo antico

Passamezzo antico.


About this sound Play  4 m
Passamezzo moderno

Passamezzo moderno in C.

About this sound Play  3 M
Pop-punk chord progression

Pop-punk chord progression in C.

About this sound Play  4 M
Ragtime chord progression 

Ragtime progression in C.

About this sound Play  5 M
Rhythm changes

Rhythm changes in C.

About this sound Play   ? M
Romanesca

Romanesca.

About this sound Play  3 M
Sixteen-bar blues
About this sound Play  3 M
Twelve-bar blues 

Twelve-bar blues in C.

About this sound Play  3 M
Turnaround (music)

I-vi7-ii-V7 turnaround in C.

About this sound Play 4 M
V-IV-I turnaround

V-IV-I turnaround in C.
About this sound Play 3 M

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