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  Half-Dim with Natural 9 in Minor Key

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Half-Dim with Natural 9 in Minor Keysubmitted:
2010/12/05 16:10:17
2010/12/29 20:17:51

It's perfectly fine to use a natural 9 over a IIų and still preserve the feeling of a minor key. Context is everything. Play this passage with Eb instead of E natural over the Dų. It works, but is to my ear less interesting.

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