Playing music by ear can seem mysterious.
Some musicians can do it, most musicians can’t.
If you want to learn, wouldn’t it be great if there was actually a clear and logical process to it, rather than seeming like a magic trick?
The good news: there is! Solfa is a system you can learn for quickly and reliably identifying the notes in music, allowing you to play by ear on your instrument.
Playing music by ear is a major focus at Musical U and since solfa is such an effective framework for playing by ear it comes as no surprise that they have a dedicated “Roadmap” to show you the way.
Let’s take a look at the 6 steps of this roadmap and how they help you learn to play by ear with solfa.