Modes Of The Major Scale Part 1

2019-01-12T12:54:02+00:00April 20th, 2014|Categories: Bass Scales & Arpeggios|7 Comments

This is the first of two lessons covering the popular topic of Modes. Part 2 of the lesson coming next week.

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  1. Eduardo April 28, 2014 at 1:12 pm - Reply

    Lessons straight to the point, no much yakiriyak!… good work.

  2. SteveeJay April 29, 2014 at 7:35 pm - Reply

    Hands down the greatest single explanation of Modes that I’ve found anywhere. I have been trying to wrap my head around this stuff for a long time. I have this bookmarked and ready to be recommended at a moment’s notice for whoever needs it.
    Wishes for continued success for you Mark! Thank you for your time and effort.

  3. David September 4, 2014 at 2:39 pm - Reply

    WOW, what a excellent lesson. Really enjoyed it. After watching ALL OF THE VIDEO, things are starting the make sense. Thanks

  4. David September 4, 2014 at 2:42 pm - Reply

    Wow, what a excellent lesson. Really enjoyed it. After watching ALL OF THE VIDEO, things are starting to make sense. Thanks

  5. Stephan October 15, 2014 at 10:27 am - Reply

    The seven seals of modal scales have been unlocked for me with these two lessons. Great job. I’m thankful for the rest of my life. This really had an impact on my playing.

  6. Nick Wolf October 2, 2017 at 7:57 pm - Reply

    Nice job of explaining how to build modes into your bass lines, riffs or solos. I have listened to other YouTube tutors, jazz instructors and even tried to get an understanding from jazz lesson books. But none of them compared to the simple and no frills explanation you gave! I am heading for the next lesson now.

  7. Ernest Mantim February 10, 2018 at 9:18 am - Reply

    I think it will be of good help to also teach using SOLFAs. Some of us really do understand it better when you use SOLFAs. Thanks

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