You Have Reached A Full Access Section

Greatest Love Of All

Get full access

This tune features plenty of interesting material such as: chromatic motion within chords to add dramatic ornamental voice motion, descending bass lines, extended harmony chords and cycle 5 motion.

This song is a master class in pop songwriting. All the elements of a great pop tune are here - an interesting chord progression that supports the melody completely but never gets in the way, building dynamics, and sound structure that supports the melody and lyrics.

Any guitar - acoustic or electric, is suitable to play this song.

In the following lessons, we'll talk about extended chords, a steady strumming pattern, and dynamics. We are in the key of A major, with a 4/4 time signature, at a tempo of 65 BPM.

Lesson Info
Instructor Mike Olekshy
Greatest Love Of All