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Thread #73129   Message #1959991
Posted By: GUEST
07-Feb-07 - 10:50 AM
Thread Name: Ewan MacColl's Japanese tune?
Subject: RE: Ewan MacColl's Japanese tune?
Sorry, the Pentatonic scale is closer to what we think of Chinese music.

Japanese traditional music (not Okinawan, though) is closer to minor key.

For what it is worth.

Paul Arenson in Japan. Be happy to send a sound file of me singing some Japanese stuff..

paul AT arenson DOT org