Mixolydian Mode Explained – A Complete Guide In Theory And Practice

THE MIXOLYDIAN MODE The Mixolydian mode is the 5th mode of the major scale. It contains a lowered (or flat) 7. It is used frequently over dominant 7th chords. In this post we will explore the mixolydian mode and discuss how to construct it. If you have read the post on guitar modes explained, you might already have a solid understanding of how modes work and may not need the extra theory that is presented in this post. If however, you are still trying to grasp the concept of modes, this post should serve as extra reinforcement of some key ideas and concepts. The mixolydian mode, just like … [Read more...]