Sophisticated Lady by Duke Ellington Chords and Melody

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Chord And Melody Metrics For Sophisticated Lady

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Chord Complexity

92

Melodic Complexity

88

Chord-Melody Tension

89

Chord Progression Novelty

84

Chord Bass Melody

90

In terms of chords and melody, Sophisticated Lady is significantly more complex than the typical song, having above average scores in Chord Complexity, Melodic Complexity, Chord-Melody Tension, Chord Progression Novelty and Chord-Bass Melody.

About The Key Of A♭ Major

Sophisticated Lady is written in the key of A♭ Major. According to the Theorytab database, it is the least popular key among Major keys and the 23rd most popular among all keys. Major keys, along with minor keys, are a common choice for popular songs. The three most important chords, built off the 1st, 4th and 5th scale degrees are all major chords (A♭ Major, D♭ Major, and E♭ Major). See the A♭ Major Cheat Sheet for popular chords, chord progressions, downloadable midi files and more!

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