[Bell Historians] Stawley.
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Sat Jan 21 10:16:57 GMT 2006
David is correct. Aye. Sam
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<davidbryant at ...> wrote:
> > No! 1-5 of 8 is not Lydian. Lydian would be like a
normal (major) 5
> but with
> > the tenor a semi tone flat.
> Lydian is, from the tonic: tone, tone, tone,
semitone, tone, tone,
> semitone, as produced by playing eight white notes
on a piano starting
> at F and ascending. Therefore, in bell terms, Lydian
is 2-9 of a ring
> of 12, and consequently 1-5 of 8.
> A normal Major five with the tenor a semitone flat
would give you, from
> the tonic: 3 semitones, tone, semitone, tone. So far
as I am aware,
> this doesn't correspond to any musical mode at all.
> See http://www.bellhistorians.org.uk/modality.htm
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