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Bringing it Down to Earth: A Fractal Approach
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As shown in this diagram, planes of existence should not, as they commonly are, be thought of as discreet states but rather as a continuous scale. As we distinguish between body, mind and soul, we must equally distinguish between physical, mental, and...
Parapsychology >> Astral Projection
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The World Mind and Consciousness (GM4)
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Guitar theory: Pentatonic Scales Major Pentatonic Scale
Guitar theory: Pentatonic Scales. Tried and true, this is the scale we all love to use. Guitar legends have been made from this scale.
“Solo over Coltrane changes using only the basic pentatonic scale!” approach you can solo over the entire song using only one pentatonic scale shape.
6/9 chords and pentatonic scales
THE 69 CHORD AND PENTATONIC SCALE. Most musicians are familiar with the number 69 for one reason or another.
XII. Pentatonic Scales
A “pentatonicscale is simply any scale that consists of 5 notes. The “Major Pentatonic Scale” is identical to a major scale with the 4th and 7th degrees omitted.
Pentatonic Scale #2
sists of five notes it's considered a pentatonic scale. By altering A Major pentatonic scale a step above covers the 9th, 3rd, 11, 6th and the major 7th. #.

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Meet the 19-Year-Old Who Built Björk's 'Virus' App -- and Some of the First
It still felt like there was something missing, so we added a little code just to give it some sound, then brought that onto a pentatonic scale so that the notes sounded good together, and submitted it to the App Store.
For composer Jung Choo, love of country despite 65 years of exile
With his symphony “Motherland,” which employs a traditional pentatonic scale, Jung graduated from The Tchaikovsky National Academy of Music summa cum laude.
Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal Review 2
This explains a frequent five-note pentatonic scale. With a subdued oboe opening, the work is a “tone-poem” of the hubbub emanating from the descent to ground of a flock of birds before they lapse into quietude.
Lilting native sounds lure flute maker to craft
"Because it's a pentatonic scale, like a blues scale, you can pick up and improvise and it sounds good right away, and people get really hooked." After buying several more flutes, Norris decided in 2000 to make his own.
Quick licks: easy #4
The chords outlined are supplied above and notice the use of 4ths and 6th intervals derived from the major pentatonic scale of the chord of the moment. Use a Fender Twin type clean tone to put it all together.

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Pentatonic scale - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A pentatonic scale is a musical scale with five notes per octave in contrast to a heptatonic (seven note) scale such as the major scale and minor scale.
Understanding Pentatonic Scales - Soloing Over Major and Minor
Pentatonic scales are the staple of rock guitar. They are also widely used in jazz, blues, country and bluegrass music.
Learn Guitar - Pentatonic Scale Patterns - 01 - YouTube
Mar 9, 2007 - How to use pentatonic scale patterns over chords.
Pentatonic Guitar Scales
Here are videos and tablature for all 5 pentatonic guitar scale patterns.
Five Positions of the Pentatonic Scale for Guitar
The pentatonic scale is one of the most commonly used in all styles of music.

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