Category: music-theory

  • Mixolydian Mode

    Mixolydian Mode

    The mixolydian mode is one of the most popular and versatile modes in music. It is constructed by lowering the seventh scale degree of the major scale. For example, the mixolydian mode of C major is C D E F G A bB C If you want to construct mixolydian fron any major scale, just…

  • Modes: Music’s Quirky Cousins

    Modes: Music’s Quirky Cousins

    In the grand orchestra of musical theory, modes stand out as the slightly eccentric cousins, the quirky characters that add a dash of flavor and personality to the harmonic tapestry. Unlike their more regimented major and minor counterparts, modes embrace a refreshing dose of individuality, each with its own distinct vibe and emotional resonance. Major…