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Mode Finger Patterns

Because of their INTERVAL makeup, MODES are highly predicable in how they fall on the guitar fretboard. Find the ROOT note and play the pattern…

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Stability & Strength

Intervals are often judged according to their strength or stability.  In reality, these are synonyms for what your mind perceives as CONSONANCE.  The more consonant…

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Mode Patterns

Finger interval phone numbers for dialing up MAJOR and natural minor modes and scales.  All patterns begin with the ROOT note designated with an R.…

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Modes

Modes are probably the scariest and least understood aspect of music theory. So, in order to keep the confusion to a bare minimum, I’m going…

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