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C minor scale

Key signature of C minor scale

The key signature of C minor scale has three flats (3♭) because its relative major key is E flat Major scale.

key signature 3 flats

Four different kinds of C minor scale

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

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

Here are all C minor scales:

C natural minor scale


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

C natural minor scale

C harmonic minor scale


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

C harmonic minor scale

C ascending melodic minor scale


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

C ascending melodic minor scale

C descending melodic minor scale


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

C descending melodic minor scale

Closely related keys of C minor

Closely related keys of C minor are:

- F minor
- G minor
- B flat Major
- E flat Major
- A flat Major

Relative major key of C minor

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

E flat major scale


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