Example4e ROOT PEDAL TONE WITH DIATONIC CHORDS (AEOLIAN)
This example is in D Aeolian. D pedal with the diatonic chords of D Aeolian
Bb/ creating Dm, C/D, D and Am/D. You’ll hear a similar idea in Phil Collins’ In The Air Tonight. Any mode (and even a mixture of modes) can be effectively employed with such pedal tone use.