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Re: I don´t remember it!!! about dimished chords.

PostPosted: Wed Jul 11, 2012 1:38 am
by NateComp
Fer Carranza wrote:Cool stuff!!! Great analysis Nat!!! The only thing I don´t understand is where NatCom derives the tone B over the E dimished chord, the scale for me it would be: E-F#-G-A-Bb-C (instead of B you write)-Db-Eb in the spell of auxiliary dimished scale of E Lydian.


If you're approaching the E dim as PMG I of E Aux Dim, then yes, it's exactly as you listed: E F# G A Bb C C# D# E (the four chord tones PLUS the Maj 7, the 9, the 11, and the b13)

But the FIRST SCALE to "house" a dim 7th chord on PMG I is Lydian Diminished, which from E gives us: E F# G A# B C# D# E (the four chord tones PLUS the Maj 7, 9, AND with the B natural in there, the natural 5th).

So it's a matter of choice, which has always been what the LCC is for me: a map with a multitude of "roads" that I can travel. It doesn't tell me which road to take, it just shows me the many different roads that are THERE, and whether I take the highway or the scenic route, is still up to me. :D