Functions of Chords | PDF
How to Write Songs
This document analyses the relationships and functions of chords within a diatonic system.
It has been designed to give songwriters a process for writing chord progressions that doesn't feel random, doesn't get repetitive and gives you total control over the direction you'd like to take your song. In addition, this document outlines the available substitutions within the diatonic system and shows you how to utilise them to create more variety and impact when crafting your composition.
A comprehensive analysis of chords and their functions within a diatonic system