Byzantine Extended Scale
This scale extends the Middle Eastern feel of the Spanish Gypsy scale by changing one note. You can use
either of two notes in this scale as the tonal center.
Full Name: Byzantine Extended
- Double Harmonic
- Arabic Scale
- Hungarian Gypsy Persian
4(1+3) - 1 - 2 - 1 - 3 - 1 - 1
Here's a sample of the basic scale as well as a woven scale on an E minor Native American flute:
Woven Byzantine Extended Scale
E minor flute of Spalted Maple by Barry Higgins.
Nakai Tablature and Notes
Possible Alternate Fingerings on Six-Hole Flutes
Possible Alternate Fingerings on Five-Hole Flutes
Woven Scale Exercise