Modal Chords

So far I've discussed modes in terms of their structure and relation to the comparative major scale. I haven't been too prescriptive about how to use them and have encouraged…

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The Lydian Mode

The Lydian mode starts on the fourth scale degree and like the corresponding chord is major in nature.  It has been described as having a modern sound, giving drive or…

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Modes demystified

Modes.  A subject that tends to send a shudder down most guitarists' spines.  And to be honest, it was the one thing when I started learning theory that really confused…

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