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Episode 29 - The Major Modes

Learn the fundamentals of music theory continuing with the major modes. Alfie Magliano (Skrizzly Adams, Niykee Heaton, Sean Kingston) examines modes, which are scales based upon eight notes. In this lesson, Alfie focuses on the modes related to major scales including Ionian, Lydian, and Mixolydian. He explains the formula and demonstrates what these scales look like and how they sound on the piano keyboard. This is just one of 66 comprehensive music theory video tutorials at Music School Online (MSO) teaching pitch, rhythm, melody, harmony, notation, chords, inversions, scales and so much more that unlock the secrets to communicating with other musicians. Utilize these music theory lessons as a reference guide or an all encompassing music education. Learn music theory at your own pace whenever and wherever you want.  
Ionian, Lydian, and Mixolydian Scales
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