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Flashcards in Modes/Minor Scales Deck (10):
1

Ionian

Major Scale. Starts on I.

2

Dorian

Natural minor scale, with raised 6th. Begin on ii in a major scale.

3

Phrygian

Natural minor scale, with lowered 2nd. Begin on iii in a major scale.

4

Lydian

Major scale, with raised 4th. Begin on IV in major scale.

5

Mixolydian

Major scale, with lowered 7th. Begin on V in major scale.

6

Aeolian

Natural minor scale. Begin on VI in major scale.

7

Locrian

Natural minor scale, with lowered 2nd and lowered 5th. Begin on VII in major scale.

8

What is the order for the Authentic Musical Modes? What is my phrase to remember it by?

Ionian, Dorian, Phrygian, Lydian, Mixolydian, Aeolian, Locrian
I Don't Play Like Modes Are Likable.

9

Harmonic Minor

Natural Minor Scale with raised 7th

10

Melodic Minor

Natural Minor Scale with raised 6th and 7th ascending, natural minor descending.