Quick Win #28

Transitions between the Church Modes and the OTS Modes using Pentatonic Scales

Here's a quick summary of the main takeaways from this Quick Win!

  • the Pentatonic scales give great opportunities to transition between the Church Modes and the OTS  Modes
  • you can look for the overlapping Pentatonic scales and use them as doors to switch to the respective other side
  • you may also use an additional transposition (a switch) of the the Pentatonic's root, hereby, reaching other scale steps


Since different Pentatonic scales are involved in this process, you might want to review the other Quick Wins that deal with the Pentatonic scales.