How to construct and play the composite blues scale

Name

This is the composite blues scale.

Intervals

How to construct the composite blues scale?

Use the following intervals in any order to construct this scale. Start on a specific note on which you want to construct this scale from (for instance the note "C") and calculate each interval on top of it. Afterwards, you will be able to play it on your instrument.

Perfect unison

Has 0 semitones and spans 1 naturals.

Major second

Has 2 semitones and spans 2 naturals.

Minor third

Has 3 semitones and spans 3 naturals.

Major third

Has 4 semitones and spans 3 naturals.

Perfect fourth

Has 5 semitones and spans 4 naturals.

Diminished fifth

Has 6 semitones and spans 5 naturals.

Perfect fifth

Has 7 semitones and spans 5 naturals.

Major sixth

Has 9 semitones and spans 6 naturals.

Minor seventh

Has 10 semitones and spans 7 naturals.

Chords

Cheatsheet

Play the composite blues scale in any musical key

You can play the C composite blues scale with the following notes.

C   D   Eb   E   F   Gb   G   A   Bb  

Sheet music of the C composite blues scale.

The notes of the C composite blues scale written down in sheet music.

C composite blues on the piano.

The notes of the C composite blues scale on the piano.

You can play the C# composite blues scale with the following notes.

C#   D#   E   E#   F#   G   G#   A#   B  

Sheet music of the C# composite blues scale.

The notes of the C# composite blues scale written down in sheet music.

C# composite blues on the piano.

The notes of the C# composite blues scale on the piano.

You can play the Db composite blues scale with the following notes.

Db   Eb   Fb   F   Gb   Abb   Ab   Bb   Cb  

Sheet music of the Db composite blues scale.

The notes of the Db composite blues scale written down in sheet music.

Db composite blues on the piano.

The notes of the Db composite blues scale on the piano.

You can play the D composite blues scale with the following notes.

D   E   F   F#   G   Ab   A   B   C  

Sheet music of the D composite blues scale.

The notes of the D composite blues scale written down in sheet music.

D composite blues on the piano.

The notes of the D composite blues scale on the piano.

You can play the D# composite blues scale with the following notes.

D#   E#   F#   F##   G#   A   A#   B#   C#  

Sheet music of the D# composite blues scale.

The notes of the D# composite blues scale written down in sheet music.

D# composite blues on the piano.

The notes of the D# composite blues scale on the piano.

You can play the Eb composite blues scale with the following notes.

Eb   F   Gb   G   Ab   Bbb   Bb   C   Db  

Sheet music of the Eb composite blues scale.

The notes of the Eb composite blues scale written down in sheet music.

Eb composite blues on the piano.

The notes of the Eb composite blues scale on the piano.

You can play the E composite blues scale with the following notes.

E   F#   G   G#   A   Bb   B   C#   D  

Sheet music of the E composite blues scale.

The notes of the E composite blues scale written down in sheet music.

E composite blues on the piano.

The notes of the E composite blues scale on the piano.

You can play the F composite blues scale with the following notes.

F   G   Ab   A   Bb   Cb   C   D   Eb  

Sheet music of the F composite blues scale.

The notes of the F composite blues scale written down in sheet music.

F composite blues on the piano.

The notes of the F composite blues scale on the piano.

You can play the F# composite blues scale with the following notes.

F#   G#   A   A#   B   C   C#   D#   E  

Sheet music of the F# composite blues scale.

The notes of the F# composite blues scale written down in sheet music.

F# composite blues on the piano.

The notes of the F# composite blues scale on the piano.

You can play the Gb composite blues scale with the following notes.

Gb   Ab   Bbb   Bb   Cb   Dbb   Db   Eb   Fb  

Sheet music of the Gb composite blues scale.

The notes of the Gb composite blues scale written down in sheet music.

Gb composite blues on the piano.

The notes of the Gb composite blues scale on the piano.

You can play the G composite blues scale with the following notes.

G   A   Bb   B   C   Db   D   E   F  

Sheet music of the G composite blues scale.

The notes of the G composite blues scale written down in sheet music.

G composite blues on the piano.

The notes of the G composite blues scale on the piano.

You can play the G# composite blues scale with the following notes.

G#   A#   B   B#   C#   D   D#   E#   F#  

Sheet music of the G# composite blues scale.

The notes of the G# composite blues scale written down in sheet music.

G# composite blues on the piano.

The notes of the G# composite blues scale on the piano.

You can play the Ab composite blues scale with the following notes.

Ab   Bb   Cb   C   Db   Ebb   Eb   F   Gb  

Sheet music of the Ab composite blues scale.

The notes of the Ab composite blues scale written down in sheet music.

Ab composite blues on the piano.

The notes of the Ab composite blues scale on the piano.

You can play the A composite blues scale with the following notes.

A   B   C   C#   D   Eb   E   F#   G  

Sheet music of the A composite blues scale.

The notes of the A composite blues scale written down in sheet music.

A composite blues on the piano.

The notes of the A composite blues scale on the piano.

You can play the A# composite blues scale with the following notes.

A#   B#   C#   C##   D#   E   E#   F##   G#  

Sheet music of the A# composite blues scale.

The notes of the A# composite blues scale written down in sheet music.

A# composite blues on the piano.

The notes of the A# composite blues scale on the piano.

You can play the Bb composite blues scale with the following notes.

Bb   C   Db   D   Eb   Fb   F   G   Ab  

Sheet music of the Bb composite blues scale.

The notes of the Bb composite blues scale written down in sheet music.

Bb composite blues on the piano.

The notes of the Bb composite blues scale on the piano.

You can play the B composite blues scale with the following notes.

B   C#   D   D#   E   F   F#   G#   A  

Sheet music of the B composite blues scale.

The notes of the B composite blues scale written down in sheet music.

B composite blues on the piano.

The notes of the B composite blues scale on the piano.