Dom7 Spanish

Spanish b9


The Spanish scale is an altered Phrygian scale (3rd mode of the major scale). The third note is augmented by a half note and has, combined with a diminished ninth, a so called Phrygian chord, and a spanish sound.

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hear the Spanish b9-scale

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Application

• Miles Davis in «Sketches of Spain»
• Chick Corea in «La Fiesta»

Chords

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