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THE MAJOR SCALE & ITS MODES


Mode Name Construction
Mode 1 Ionian (Major Scale) 1 2 3 4 5 6 7
Mode 2 Dorian 1 2 b3 4 5 6 b7
Mode 3 Phrygian 1 b2 b3 4 5 b6 b7
Mode 4 Lydian 1 2 3 #4 5 6 7
Mode 5 Mixolydian 1 2 3 4 5 6 b7
Mode 6 Aeolian (Natural Minor) 1 2 b3 4 5 b6 b7
Mode 7 Locrian 1 b2 b3 4 b5 b6 b7