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#554734 - 09/14/19 06:15 AM [Songwriting] The modes ranked by brightness
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#556770 - 09/27/19 05:50 PM [Songwriting] Re: The modes ranked by brightness [Re: pghboemike]
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Loved this one...…. Nice way to see what order these sit in ranked by mood.
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#558624 - 10/10/19 01:54 PM [Songwriting] Re: The modes ranked by brightness [Re: pghboemike]
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If anyone else was as interested in this as myself, I've attached the modes screenshot from the video with my notes added in to show what you flatten or sharpen to get the desired emotional result. Saved it to my music photo references on the home PC.

P.S. - Just right click on the photo to save it. It doesn't look large enough in the post......


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#558653 - 10/10/19 04:08 PM [Songwriting] Re: The modes ranked by brightness [Re: sslechta]
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A really good explanation of modes.

Steve, thanx for the pic.
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#558654 - 10/10/19 04:10 PM [Songwriting] Re: The modes ranked by brightness [Re: pghboemike]
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NP..... It all works in with the Circle of Fifths too. A song I've been working on has no sharps or flats like C Major. After I worked it out I figured it was G Major Mixolydian as the G is on the one and the F# is flattened to F. Cool stuff. You can always resolve your music to some sort of music theory rules. smile
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