hypophrygian mode

hypophrygian mode

[hahy-poh-frij-ee-uhn, hip-oh-, hahy-poh-, hip-oh-]
noun Music.
a plagal church mode represented on the white keys of a keyboard instrument by an ascending scale from B to B, with the final on E.

Origin:
translation of Greek hypophrýgia harmonía; see hypo-, phrygian mode

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