Mode 2-2-1-2-2-1-2

Representation

Keyboard

Notes : D, E, F, G, A, B and C.

The mode’s notes laid out on a keyboard. Each circle represents one step, the root lying on G♮ (white circle). Keys are playable.

Audio Examples

Listen how the mode sounds. Choose a pattern and a step size.

Description

Names

Mode nomenclature. Official name and variants.
Interval structure2-2-1-2-2-1-2
RootG♮-mode
NameMixolydian

Location

Five coordinates identify the mode uniquely within the atlas of diatonic bells.
Octave size 12 notes Show the 12-note octave maps.
Scale size 7 notes Show the 7-note scales maps.
Scale 1
Sign + Go to symmetric mode.
Clarity 1

Neighbour Modes

Map of modes lying in the neighbourhood. Click on a square to access the corresponding mode.