[Smt-talk] Modal pitch collections

Murphy, Scott Brandon smurphy at ku.edu
Tue May 11 06:58:58 PDT 2010

Here¹s a couple that come to mind: the end of Chopin¹s Mazurka op. 41/2
features E-Phrygian, and the Dance of the Mountain King¹s Daughter from
Grieg¹s Peer Gynt uses the Lydian mode on various tonic pitches.


Scott Murphy
Associate Professor of Music Theory
University of Kansas School of Music
smurphy at ku.edu

on 5/10/10 11:50 AM, Timothy Cutler at tsc10 at case.edu wrote:

> Hi everyone,
> I'm looking for classical and romantic pieces that feature modal pitch
> collections, such as the lydian mode used in Beethoven op. 132 and Chopin op.
> 24 no. 2. Do you have any suggestions? Thanks very much!
> Tim Cutler
> Professor of Music Theory
> Cleveland Institute of Music
> timothy.cutler at case.edu
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