7ths – Ear Training Down

In this lesson you will hear either a Major or Minor 7th played descending and try to identify it.

A Major 7th, is considered a strong dissonance, while a Minor 7th is considered a weak dissonance.

Try to use the “completing the melody” strategy to tell the difference.

Minor 7th Melody Example&nbsp&nbsp
Major 7th Melody Example&nbsp&nbsp

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