B flat Major scale

the B flat (B♭) major scale has two flats (2 ♭) and according to the flats order they are the B flat and the E flat (B♭ & E♭).
The names of the notes in the B flat major scale are: B♭ C D E♭ F G A

B flat major scale

Like all other major scales, B flat major scale is composed by this sequence of whole steps and half steps united states of america (tones and semitones united kingdom):

united states of america:1 Whole step / 1 Whole step / 1 half step / 1 Whole step / 1 Whole step / 1 Whole step / 1 half step

united kingdom: 1 Tone / 1 Tone / 1 semitone / 1 Tone / 1 Tone / 1 Tone / 1 semitone

whole steps and half steps in B flat major scale

Key signature of B flat major scale

The key signature of B flat Major has two flats (2♭).

key signature 2 flats

B flat Major scale in most common clefs


Here is B flat major scale in most common clefs: treble clef, bass clef, tenor clef and alto clef.

B flat Major scale in treble clef (G-clef)

Below is the B flat major scale in treble clef:

B flat Major scale in treble clef (G-clef)

B flat Major scale in bass clef

Below is the B flat major scale in bass clef:

B flat Major scale in bass clef

B flat Major scale in alto clef

Below is the B flat major scale in alto clef:

B flat Major scale in alto clef

B flat Major scale in tenor clef

Below is the B flat major scale in tenor clef:

B flat Major scale in tenor clef

Scale degrees of B flat major

The degrees of B flat major scale are:

B♭ : degree I (Tonic)
C : degree II (Supertonic)
D : degree III (Mediant)
E♭ : degree IV (Subdominant)
F : degree V (Dominant)
G : degree VI (Submediant)
A : degree VII (Leading Tone)

Closely related keys of B flat Major

Closely related keys of B flat Major are:

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

Relative minor key of B flat Major

The relative minor key of B flat Major is G minor and below if the G minor natural scale:

G natural minor scale

B flat major scale on a piano

Below is the B flat major scale on a piano:

B flat major scale on a piano

B flat major triad chord

The B flat major triad chord as a root note (B flat), a major third (B flat / D) and a perfect fifth (B flat / F):

B flat major perfect chord triad

And below is the B flat major triad chord on a piano keyboard:

B flat major triad chord on a piano

Authentic cadence (perfect cadence) in B flat major

Here is an Authentic cadence united states of america (perfect cadence united kingdom) in B flat major :

Authentic cadence (perfect cadence) in B flat major

B flat Major scale video

Here is a B flat Major scale:

Famous works B flat major

Here are some works by famous composers composed in B flat major:

Ave Maria (Schubert)

Ave Maria from Schubert (1797 - 1828), originally titled Ellens Gesang III, Hymne an die Jungfrau is mainly written in B flat major.

Ave Maria by Schubert

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