Minor 7ths – Dictation Up

In this lesson you will hear Minor 7ths played upwards (ascending) and write them in music notation.

Minor 7th – up

When trying to recognize a Minor 7th, we will use the “complete the melody” strategy.

When you hear a Minor 7th, attempt to imagine what note would naturally follow.

Minor 7th Melody

When you complete the melody, you can hear that the second interval is a Whole Step.

This means that the larger interval that was played first is a Minor 7th.

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