In a later step, if sharp or flat notes are used, the exact accidental names will be chosen. To count up a Half-tone (semitone), count up from the last note up by one physical piano key, either white or black. Since this mode begins with note G, it is certain that notes 1 and 13 will be used in this mode. Altered Locrian #2 and b4. The names were taken from regions or people – the Locrians once lived in Central Greece. G-flat). The 7 unique notes in a mode need to be named such that each letter from A to G is used once only - and so each note name is either a natural white name(A..G) , a sharp(eg. a treble or bass clef), there is no possibility of having 2 G-type notes, for example, with one of the notes needing an accidental next to it on the staff (a sharp, flat or natural symbol). Scale degree names 1,2,3,4,5,6, and 8 below are always the same for all modes (ie. 1st note is always tonic, 2nd is supertonic etc.) The audio files below play every note shown on the piano above, so middle C (marked with an orange line at the bottom) is the 2nd note heard. Dorian b2) Lydian Augmented Lydian Dominant (A.K.A. Every white or black key could have a flat(b) or sharp(#) accidental name, depending on how that note is used. In this mode, the 7th note is called the subtonic, and it has a whole tone (two semi-tones, two notes on the piano keyboard) between the 7th and 8th notes. It also shows the scale degree chart for all 8 notes. The G Locrian is a mode of the Ab Major Scale. These are identical to the Locrian except for the raised … The white keys are named using the alphabetic letters A, B, C, D, E, F, and G, which is a pattern that repeats up the piano keyboard. To apply this rule, firstly list the white key names starting from the tonic, which are shown the white column below. For example, the tonic triad of B Locrian is made from the notes B, D, F. The root is B and the fifth is F. The diminished-fifth interval between them is the cause for the chord's dissonance. Ionian (A.K.A. To count up a Whole tone, count up by two physical piano keys, either white or black. This step shows the descending G locrian mode on the piano, treble clef and bass clef. Then list the 7 notes in the mode so far, shown in the next column. The Locrian Scale emerged in the ancient Greece together with other scales such as Aeolian and Dorian. Minor...) Locrian Melodic Minor Phrygian #6 (A.K.A. This is because the interval between the root and fifth of the chord is a diminished fifth. If the natural white note can be found in the mode note, the mode note is written in the Match? It contains exactly the same notes, but starts on another note. Include Altered Greek Scales (dorian b2, lydian #9, locrian 6, etc ...) Include Other Western Music Scales (less common scales like the double harmonic, overtone, six tone symmetrical, etc ...) Include Ethnic Scales … This step tries to assign note names to the piano keys identified in the previous step, so that they can be written on a note staff in the Solution section. This step shows the G scale degrees - Tonic, supertonic, mediant, subdominant, dominant, submediant, etc. Note 1 is the tonic note - the starting note - G, and note 13 is the same note name but one octave higher. The 1st note of the G locrian mode is G: 2: G-min-2nd: The 2nd note of the G locrian mode is Ab: 3: G-min-3rd: The 3rd note of the G locrian mode is Bb: 4: G-perf-4th: The 4th note of the G locrian mode is C: 5: G-dim-5th: The 5th note of the G locrian mode is Db: 6: G-min-6th: The 6th note of the G locrian mode is Eb: 7: G-min-7th: The 7th note of the G locrian mode is F: 8: G-perf-8th The numbered notes are those that might be used when building this mode. For this mode, all notes have a match, and so the Match? Piano Scales Chart C C# Db D D# Eb E F F# Gb G G# Ab A A# Bb B Show All G Scales Hide Scales List G Major G Major pentatonic G Minor pentatonic G Dorian G Phrygian G Lydian G Mixolydian G Aeolian G Locrian G Blues G Harmonic Minor G Melodic Minor