7 Inversions Just
to Get Another Sound
modes seem to be one of the hardest things to comperend by the music
They really are just inversions of the major scale
which start on the next note in the scale and play all the same notes.
What happens is that the intervals change form
major to minor all over the place. This seems to the most confusing
part of learning the modes.
Modes date back to the ancient Greeks where four
of the modes were forumlated. This is where the names came from that
Later the medieval church expanded the modes and
were called church modes. Modes were used before scales and the major
and minor scales were actually based on two of the scale modes, Ionian and
We will take a loot at those as we work through