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ChordWizard® Gold 2.5

ChordWizard® Gold 2.5

Scale Types

ChordWizard Gold 2.5 can operate at Beginner, Intermediate or Advanced level and is supplied with all of the scale types shown below.

The scale types can be independently activated, deactivated or extended without limit, so the picture of music theory presented can be as simple or as complete as you wish.


Beginner Level

At Beginner level, the following scale types are available.

Scale Type Degrees
Major 1   2   3   4   5   6   7
Dorian 1   2   b3   4   5   6   b7
Phrygian 1   b2   b3   4   5   b6   b7
Lydian 1   2   3   #4   5   6   7
Mixolydian 1   2   3   4   5   6   b7
Aeolian 1   2   b3   4   5   b6   b7
Locrian 1   b2   b3   4   b5   b6   b7

 

Intermediate Level

At Intermediate level, all Beginner scale types are available as well as the following.

Scale Type Degrees
Melodic Minor 1   2   b3   4   5   6   7
Harmonic Minor 1   2   b3   4   5   b6   7
Major Pentatonic 1   2   3   5   6
Minor Pentatonic 1   b3   4   5   b7
Blues 1   b3   4   b5   5   b7
Major Bebop 1   2   3   4   5   b6   6   7
Dominant Bebop 1   2   3   4   5   6   b7   7

 

Advanced Level

At Advanced level, all Beginner and Intermediate scale types are available as well as the following.

Scale Type Degrees
Dorian b2 1   b2   b3   4   5   6   b7
Lydian Augmented 1   2   3   #4   #5   6   7
Lydian b7 1   2   3   #4   5   6   b7
Mixolydian b6 1   2   3   4   5   b6   b7
Locrian #2 1   2   b3   4   b5   b6   b7
Super Locrian 1   b2   b3   b4   b5   b6   b7
Whole Tone 1   2   3   #4   #5   #6
Diminished 1   2   b3   4   b5   b6   bb7   7
Double Harmonic 1   b2   3   4   5   b6   7
Enigmatic 1   b2   3   #4   #5   #6   7
Neapolitan 1   b2   b3   4   5   6   7
Neapolitan Minor 1   b2   b3   4   5   b6   7
Hungarian Minor 1   2   b3   #4   5   b6   7
Japanese In Sen 1   b2   4   5   b7
Spanish 1   b2   3   4   5   b6   b7
Arabian 1   2   3   4   b5   b6   b7
Persian 1   b2   3   4   b5   b6   7

 


 

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