Exam ple 7 Santana/latin Minor II V I/I VI II V
77 77 Our first musical example places a selection of nifty minor II V I ideas in a
66 99 oe ˙ Latin based setting derived from a decoratedoe I oe minor,˙ IV minor move in C
77 minor.EE This is a typical sequence you might hear in a santana song. The Half
77 diminished chord serves two functions# here, firstly# as ˙ the IIm7b5,# as part
66 99 ˙ of the II V I sequence; and secondly, as a VIm7b5, as part of a minor I VI II V, bringing the sequence to 00 a close 00 in the final 00 two bars.