Gospel Progressions: III-VI-V-I-VI-II-V-I

Gospel Progressions: This Is The Day Chord Progression

An often used progression in Gospel Progressions,

Used in musics like: “This Is The Day, Fred Hammond”


Gospel Progressions This Is The Day Chord Progression

Let’s check this out:

This Is The Day Chord Progression:


E:1 Am:1 G:1 C:1 Am:1 D:1 Gm:1 C:1

Some of you probably want to spice it up some more to get more originality, am I right?

So, let’s get a little more crazy and add some notes in those chords to make it even cooler !

I have the honor to present: THE VARIABLES !

The roots notes stay the same, however the right hand begins to do chords more difficult.


Gospel Progressions: IIIaug7#9-VImin9-V13-(Vsus2/VII)-I-VImin9-II13-Vmin9-I13


Pro Tips:

Feel entirely free to mix the progressions together, to be totally original and unique in your art.

If you also, mash up the chords, I can guarantee you that the progression you come up with will perfectly make sense !

Let’s talk about scales, if you wanna make some instrumentals !

By my experience,

The best scale was the blues scale in case of making a lead !

If we are in the key of C, the blues scale is:


Mix that up, with any of the progressions that are above and you’ll be satisfied promised. 🙂

So go ahead, make some gospel songs !

That was all about the pro tips that I’ve got for you guys. Welp, for now.

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