A minor scale

Key signature of A minor scale

The key signature of A minor scale has no accidental because its relative major key is C Major scale.

key signature empty

Four different kinds of A minor scale

There are four different kinds of minor scales and here are all A minor scales:

- A natural minor scale
- A harmonic minor scale
- A ascending melodic minor scale
- A descending melodic minor scale

A natural minor scale


The note names of A natural minor scale are : A B C D E F G

A natural minor scale

A harmonic minor scale


The note names of A harmonic minor scale are : A B C D E F G♯

A harmonic minor scale

A ascending melodic minor scale


The note names of A ascending melodic minor scale are : A B C D E F♯ G♯

A ascending melodic minor scale

A descending melodic minor scale


The note names of A descending melodic minor scale are : A G F E D C B

A descending melodic minor scale

Closely related keys of A minor

Closely related keys of A minor are:

- D minor
- E minor
- F Major
- C Major
- G Major

Relative major key of A minor

The relative major key key of A minor is C Major and below if the C Major scale:

C Major scale in treble clef (G-clef)

Leading Tone of A minor

The leading Tone of A minor is G sharp, because G sharp is the degree VII and is distant to a seventh major of the tonic, or an half step united states of america (semitone united kingdom) lower than the tonic).

A minor on the circle of fifths

You can find A minor on the circle of fifths and its key signature, relative major key and closely related keys :
circle of fifths

test your knowledge

How much flats in A minor?

3♭ 2♭ 1♭ none

What is the relative major of A minor?

C Major D Major E Major F Major

What is the dominant note in A minor?

A B C D E F G

What is the leading tone of A minor harmonic scale?

F F sharp G G sharp A A sharp B

Find all my music theory games by clicking this link music theory games
music theory games

Comments

Write a comment

Your comment comment will be manually validate.

Your name/pseudo (needed) :


Email (optional) (needed if you want to be inform of a reply):


Image/photo (optional) (JPG, JPEG, PNG ou GIF) (image concerning your comment):

Javascript should be activated