Mode Finding on the Guitar Fret-Board
Fret-Board ‘Mode Finding’ / theory
( I need to know, if the 'Theory' presented below, is accurate, and correct, 'Musical Theory', as it pertains to the Guitar Fret-Board),
The ‘Dorian Mode’ is derived from the ‘Major Scale’ at the 2nd degree, ascending, 1‘Whole tone, ( 2 frets Up ), on the ‘Guitar Fret-Board.
However: The ‘Dorian Mode’, also is derived from the ‘Major Scale’ at the 2nd degree, ‘descending, 1 Whole tone, down, ( 2 frets Down ), on the Guitar Fret-Board.
Depending, whether you are playing on the ‘Sharp (#) Side, or the / ‘Flat (b) Side, of the ‘Circle of Fifths.
The only criteria, I can fathom, is that, all of the ‘musicians’ must be in agreement, as to their 'Choice, of ‘Theory.
Trying new access point. Whatever 'Key' is chosen, finding the 'Root', wanting to go to Mixolydian mode, because the 'Back-Up', is playing a 'Dominant 7, ( for example ), and, as the Mixolydian mode is #5... go back a fifth, and then play the intervals of a 'G' w/ a b7. (?).
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