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by Rollcat
August 8th, 2014, 7:59 am
Forum: Guitar and Music Theory
Topic: Basic Mode question
Replies: 10
Views: 5865

Re: Basic Mode question

so does that mean D Dorian is composed of this scale? D E F G A B C D
by Rollcat
August 7th, 2014, 8:46 pm
Forum: Guitar and Music Theory
Topic: G Major/ E Minor "Polly"
Replies: 4
Views: 4389

Re: G Major/ E Minor "Polly"

I'd say its in Em with Bb being a secondary dominant. which is a note pulled out of another key and changes the key of the song for that chord.
by Rollcat
August 7th, 2014, 8:39 pm
Forum: Guitar and Music Theory
Topic: Need Help finding key/scale
Replies: 3
Views: 3107

Re: Need Help finding key/scale

soloing over with em pentatonic may sound better than G since your chordal riff has an em in it while their is no G chord in it. Em has the same notes as G so it doesn't really matter too much.
by Rollcat
August 7th, 2014, 8:34 pm
Forum: Guitar and Music Theory
Topic: Basic Mode question
Replies: 10
Views: 5865

Basic Mode question

In the key of C Ionian we have c d e f g a b c Ionian.

So the key of C Dorian we have ?

what notes are in the C Dorian scale?
by Rollcat
August 7th, 2014, 8:22 pm
Forum: Guitar and Music Theory
Topic: Beginner Question
Replies: 3
Views: 3102

Re: Beginner Question

First off modes do not change the key they only determine what scale step the scale starts on and their are different types :Ionian-1 Dorian-2 Phrigian-3 Lydian-4 Mixolydian-5 Aeolian-6 Locrian-7 ok, so if you are in the key of C you only have to deal with natural notes (no sharps or flats). Ionian ...
by Rollcat
August 7th, 2014, 7:47 pm
Forum: Meet and Greet
Topic: Guitar Theorist
Replies: 0
Views: 834

Guitar Theorist

If you have any questions about guitar (or piano or trumpet) theory or mechanical skills or otherwise- feel free to contact me. I mean it! ask me any question whether your a beginner or an expert I'll try to answer you question as completely and thoroughly as I can!