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    Ok I see now! So if I was in A minor instead of B...

    Ok I see now! So if I was in A minor instead of B minor, the available leading
    notes would be F and G and could be raised as F#(for D maj triad) and G# (for E maj triad)!
    And all before the tonic...
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    GarageBand Not respecting theory!

    Hello,

    I could definitely be missing something here... but
    I would like to ask a question about a specific behaviour
    from garageBand's notes assignment to a chord
    From the B minor key.

    For...
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    Yes no doubt! I'm glad you were an important...

    Yes no doubt!

    I'm glad you were an important milestone
    of my journey!

    thanks again freind!
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    Dear ragasaraswati, You sir have thought me...

    Dear ragasaraswati,

    You sir have thought me modes!

    I have been going through hell for 3 weeks
    reading articles and posting on forums ....

    And you in one thread of 19 posts got it through to...
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    Okay, So in summary, we can have a certain...

    Okay,

    So in summary, we can have a certain chord progression
    in a certain key and while we play this progression we can play a
    melody over it which pertains to a certain mode. That very mode we...
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    "Dm playing D Locrian, as you said, but it would...

    "Dm playing D Locrian, as you said, but it would sound jarring...."
    yes.... but D Locrian puts us in the scale of Eb and this is where
    I get confused .... what are we supposed to do in this...
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    Just hold on to that post #13 I will get back to...

    Just hold on to that post #13 I will get back to it.... Thanks

    Thanks,

    If you can please allow me to get back to the 2nd part of your reply:


    "True, but in practice you are playing in A...
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    D Dorian and D Aolian

    D Dorian

    and

    D Aolian
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    Let me pick D as my tonic so bass note is D

    Let me pick D as my tonic so bass note is D
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    Ah yes the Bb and the A..... you are right!! ...

    Ah yes the Bb and the A..... you are right!!


    okay... so always staying in the key of C major. And we do the following chord progressions:

    CMaj - Dmin - Amin

    Don't really know if this will...
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    Hi ragasaraswati I have to go slowly with this...

    Hi ragasaraswati

    I have to go slowly with this because I got burned badly trying to learn this stuff::

    "So, when you arrive at Am you can use A Dorian instead to brighten up the mood, or to...
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    Hi ragasaraswati, "So, when you arrive at Am...

    Hi ragasaraswati,

    "So, when you arrive at Am you can use A Dorian instead to brighten up the mood, or to give it a more cool character, in place of the gloomy Aeolian/natural minor."

    Then I...
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    Confused about modes?

    Hello,

    I am trying to write my own compositions.

    Basically, my question has to do with modes. What notes can a guitar player play over a certain chord. If we are in the key of C major and I...
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