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neapoli·tan chord

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  1. Neapolitan chord

    In music theory, a Neapolitan chord is a major chord built on the lowered second scale degree. It most commonly occurs in first inversion so that it is notated either as ♭II6 or N6 and normally referred to as a Neapolitan sixth chord. In C, a Neapolitan sixth chord in first inversion contains an interval of a sixth between F and D♭. In Schenkerian analysis, it is known as Phrygian II. In doing roman numeral analysis, it is sometimes indicated by an "N" rather than a "♭II".

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  1. neapolitanchord


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of neapolitan chord in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of neapolitan chord in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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