Introduction To Modes

In this lesson, you're going to learn all about modes! Modes are a really cool musical concept and once you understand how they work as well as how to apply them, your musical understanding will expand well beyond the usual major and minor scales.

In this video we're just looking at the modes of the major scale. They include; Ionian, Dorian, Phrygian, Lydian, Mixolydian, Aeolian & Locrian. Each one has it's own use in different types of music - and they are all awesome!

Lesson Summary:

  • Overview of what modes are and why we use them
  • Step-by-step walkthrough of each mode
  • See an example of each mode in use to hear what it sounds like

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