I hate music theory. Some people love it. I also hate Sudoko, Chess, Poker, and all that crap.
I love jazz. Which means somewhere someone does the hard work. I don’t think I will ever love music theory. I do think that I should still climb the hill. In the spirit of chipping away, here is some interesting history on John Coltranes’s “Giant Steps.”
Thinking about the Harmonàig by Instruo. Not to add to my rack but just to appreciate theoretically.
This is an area where Audulus can really shine. @stschoen has done some beautiful work on quantization, scales, etc. It is a good example of how these ideas need to be turned over and over – simple, subtle, and so dense. As they claim in the video, often intimidating.