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Dorian Mode Scales PDF

I just finished another sheet of ‘ukulele scales. This time Dorian was one of the few (two?) remaining on my “scales to-do list” (the last will be locrian, but it isn’t a contender for one of the prettiest or useful sounds, so it can wait). The dorian makeup from a major scale is: 1 2 b3 4 5 6 b7.

Santana is kind of like “Mr. Dorian”. He uses the sound a lot and one of the world’s most famous dorian examples is “Oye Como Va”.

Meet The Author:

Brad Bordessa

Brad plays 'ukulele on the Big Island of Hawai'i. He writes original music, performs, and hunts unicorns - all with only an 'ukulele.

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