Locrian mode

noun

Definition of Locrian mode

  1. 1 :  hypodorian mode 1

  2. 2 :  a hypothetical Renaissance church mode represented as a diatonic scale from B to B on the white keys of the piano with B as its final (see 2final c) — see church mode illustration

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Origin and Etymology of locrian mode

1Locrian


First Known Use: 1880


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