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Old 01-07-2019, 04:41 AM   #8
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Default Re: Hijaz scale, Israeli tunes

Originally Posted by pancelticpiper View Post
Yes I took music theory at university too... what I was alluding to is that people schooled in Western music, when confronted with Hijaz mode, invariably call it Harmonic minor. Same scale, different purpose...
…And different starting point, making it the harmonic minor equivalent of Mixolydian mode
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