Moorish Phrygian Scale on the Piano

The Moorish Phrygian scale belongs to the group of Spanish scales because of the geographical location where it was born and its typical sound. If you are looking forward to improvise Spanish music, then the Moorish Phrygian scale can be an excellent choice.

The Moorish Phrygian scale is used primarily in Western music (Jazz, blues, Pop, Reggae, and many others), contraty to many other scales which are used in ethnic or Oriental music. It also has a minor and major third at the same time, making it a 'dual scale'. This special quality can let you create both a cheerful or melancholic depending on the notes you of the scale you choose to play.

Learn everything about the Moorish Phrygian Scale:

  • How to play the Moorish Phrygian Scale on the piano with proper fingering.
  • How to improvise and compose your own music with the Moorish Phrygian scale.
  • How to harmonize this scale and in what music styles it can be used.

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