A drone is a long continuous note that you can play lines over. Doing this allows you to hear the colour and the mood of - amongst other things - scales, triads, chord progressions, modes, and arpeggios. In short: great for strengthening your ear! Check out the video below for an explanation and demo then download the drones below. 

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Drones In All 12 Keys

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Download these 5 minute MP3s to play along to. You can also import these into your DAW and loop them for even longer practice! I find I can really get lost in the discoveries you can make playing along to these...

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