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harmonic minor scale

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(Classical Music) music a minor scale modified from the state of being natural by the sharpening of the seventh degree. Compare minor, melodic minor scale
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The discussion of the minor keys on page 30 contains definitions and examples of the relative minor, natural minor, harmonic minor, and melodic minor scales for A minor.
First, the harmonic minor interval from scale degree 6 to 7 is labeled as a minor third when, to be precise, it is an augmented second.
5, which has Far Eastern influence, and is much more improvisatory than the others, with more multiphonics and a harmonically interesting fast section (the "fifth mode of the harmonic minor scale (mixolydian b9 b13)).
It has midi buttons which are pre-tuned to major and harmonic minor.
Teardrop: I hid your essence, that small bundle of boy, As the vowel in a harmonic minor, And floated it along the scale/ of my silent consonants//Seducing midnight/with folk songs/Of love found/And love lost.
Those of you who are scale-hungry, who can casually modulate from a mixolydian to a harmonic minor, will probably find much to offend you in the next 600 words.
This interpretation also provides a plausible answer to the question encountered by every Theory 101 instructor, namely, how to explain the three types of minor mode and the preponderant use of the harmonic minor in the classical repertory.
This baroque French composer begins his suite with a truly iconoclastic representation of Chaos, every note of the scale of D harmonic minor chugging away in earth-shattering chords.