Resting Tone

Tonal Sequence
Essential Harmonic Functions

First Steps: Listen

Start by watching these videos to get the sound of Phrygian in your audiation.

Next Step: Patterns

Tonal patterns and rhythm patterns are the words of music. 

Verbal Association Patterns

Listen and echo

Listen to these patterns with tonal solfege, breathe on the second click and echo them back. You are building a tonal vocabulary.


Further engage in Phrygian tonality in the following ways.  

Listen to More Phrygian Tunes

Listen to more tunes in Phrygian. Can you hear and sing the i, vii and II chords?

Sing Chord Roots in Phrygian

Bum along with the chord roots in this Chord Root Cousin Song. 

Explore the Purposeful Pathways 

Navigating between chords will help you make the powerful connection between melody and harmony.