Tag Archives: Lydian
The fourth mode of the major key is the Lydian mode, and is named after the ancient lydians who were at their height of power around 600 B.C. The Lydians were the first people to use gold and silver coins as a form of currency, so it's no wonder that this mode sounds so rich and exotic.

SMG Guitar Lesson #15: Lydian Mode

The fourth mode of the major key is the Lydian mode, and is named after the ancient lydians who were at their height of power around 600 B.C. The Lydians were the first people to use gold and silver coins as a form of currency, so it’s no wonder that this mode sounds so rich […]

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I could go on for days about modal theory but this article is more about fun and giving you a taste of what modes sound like and how to play them....

Play Any Mode In Any Key – Easily!

I could go on for days about modal theory but this article is more about fun and giving you a taste of what modes sound like and how to play them….

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