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Grave Mode

About the mode

The Grave mode is similar to the Under-Phrygian mode of ancient times; is called grave because has the lowest base(Zo) from all the other modes.

Scale

The plagial of Second mode uses
1) the harmonic scale:

harmonic scale

2) the diatonic scale, with Zo the base note.

Master and ending notes

The master notes of grave mode are Ga, Di, Zo in harmonic music writings, and Pa, Ga, and Di in diatonic pieces.