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Mixolydian Ear Training - Major 9ths Phrase

Al Joseph 245 lessons

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The 9th scale degree is actually the "2nd" scale degree yet and octave up past the 8th(octave) scale degree making it a 9th from the root.

Notice how the 9th too likes to resolve to the tonic or root note. You can prolong this action by moving up to the 3rd scale degree or any other chord tone before resolving your phrase.

Take a look at how I do that here...

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