How to construct and play the double harmonic major scale

Name

This is the double harmonic major scale.

Alternative name

Use gypsy instead of double harmonic major

Intervals

How to construct the double harmonic major 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.

Minor second

Has 1 semitones and spans 2 naturals.

Major third

Has 4 semitones and spans 3 naturals.

Perfect fourth

Has 5 semitones and spans 4 naturals.

Perfect fifth

Has 7 semitones and spans 5 naturals.

Minor sixth

Has 8 semitones and spans 6 naturals.

Major seventh

Has 11 semitones and spans 7 naturals.

Chords

Which chords can you play on the double harmonic major scale?

Cheatsheet

Play the double harmonic major scale in any musical key

You can play the C double harmonic major scale with the following notes.

C   Db   E   F   G   Ab   B  

Sheet music of the C double harmonic major scale.

The notes of the C double harmonic major scale written down in sheet music.

C double harmonic major on the piano.

The notes of the C double harmonic major scale on the piano.

You can play the C# double harmonic major scale with the following notes.

C#   D   E#   F#   G#   A   B#  

Sheet music of the C# double harmonic major scale.

The notes of the C# double harmonic major scale written down in sheet music.

C# double harmonic major on the piano.

The notes of the C# double harmonic major scale on the piano.

You can play the Db double harmonic major scale with the following notes.

Db   Ebb   F   Gb   Ab   Bbb   C  

Sheet music of the Db double harmonic major scale.

The notes of the Db double harmonic major scale written down in sheet music.

Db double harmonic major on the piano.

The notes of the Db double harmonic major scale on the piano.

You can play the D double harmonic major scale with the following notes.

D   Eb   F#   G   A   Bb   C#  

Sheet music of the D double harmonic major scale.

The notes of the D double harmonic major scale written down in sheet music.

D double harmonic major on the piano.

The notes of the D double harmonic major scale on the piano.

You can play the D# double harmonic major scale with the following notes.

D#   E   F##   G#   A#   B   C##  

Sheet music of the D# double harmonic major scale.

The notes of the D# double harmonic major scale written down in sheet music.

D# double harmonic major on the piano.

The notes of the D# double harmonic major scale on the piano.

You can play the Eb double harmonic major scale with the following notes.

Eb   Fb   G   Ab   Bb   Cb   D  

Sheet music of the Eb double harmonic major scale.

The notes of the Eb double harmonic major scale written down in sheet music.

Eb double harmonic major on the piano.

The notes of the Eb double harmonic major scale on the piano.

You can play the E double harmonic major scale with the following notes.

E   F   G#   A   B   C   D#  

Sheet music of the E double harmonic major scale.

The notes of the E double harmonic major scale written down in sheet music.

E double harmonic major on the piano.

The notes of the E double harmonic major scale on the piano.

You can play the F double harmonic major scale with the following notes.

F   Gb   A   Bb   C   Db   E  

Sheet music of the F double harmonic major scale.

The notes of the F double harmonic major scale written down in sheet music.

F double harmonic major on the piano.

The notes of the F double harmonic major scale on the piano.

You can play the F# double harmonic major scale with the following notes.

F#   G   A#   B   C#   D   E#  

Sheet music of the F# double harmonic major scale.

The notes of the F# double harmonic major scale written down in sheet music.

F# double harmonic major on the piano.

The notes of the F# double harmonic major scale on the piano.

You can play the Gb double harmonic major scale with the following notes.

Gb   Abb   Bb   Cb   Db   Ebb   F  

Sheet music of the Gb double harmonic major scale.

The notes of the Gb double harmonic major scale written down in sheet music.

Gb double harmonic major on the piano.

The notes of the Gb double harmonic major scale on the piano.

You can play the G double harmonic major scale with the following notes.

G   Ab   B   C   D   Eb   F#  

Sheet music of the G double harmonic major scale.

The notes of the G double harmonic major scale written down in sheet music.

G double harmonic major on the piano.

The notes of the G double harmonic major scale on the piano.

You can play the G# double harmonic major scale with the following notes.

G#   A   B#   C#   D#   E   F##  

Sheet music of the G# double harmonic major scale.

The notes of the G# double harmonic major scale written down in sheet music.

G# double harmonic major on the piano.

The notes of the G# double harmonic major scale on the piano.

You can play the Ab double harmonic major scale with the following notes.

Ab   Bbb   C   Db   Eb   Fb   G  

Sheet music of the Ab double harmonic major scale.

The notes of the Ab double harmonic major scale written down in sheet music.

Ab double harmonic major on the piano.

The notes of the Ab double harmonic major scale on the piano.

You can play the A double harmonic major scale with the following notes.

A   Bb   C#   D   E   F   G#  

Sheet music of the A double harmonic major scale.

The notes of the A double harmonic major scale written down in sheet music.

A double harmonic major on the piano.

The notes of the A double harmonic major scale on the piano.

You can play the A# double harmonic major scale with the following notes.

A#   B   C##   D#   E#   F#   G##  

Sheet music of the A# double harmonic major scale.

The notes of the A# double harmonic major scale written down in sheet music.

A# double harmonic major on the piano.

The notes of the A# double harmonic major scale on the piano.

You can play the Bb double harmonic major scale with the following notes.

Bb   Cb   D   Eb   F   Gb   A  

Sheet music of the Bb double harmonic major scale.

The notes of the Bb double harmonic major scale written down in sheet music.

Bb double harmonic major on the piano.

The notes of the Bb double harmonic major scale on the piano.

You can play the B double harmonic major scale with the following notes.

B   C   D#   E   F#   G   A#  

Sheet music of the B double harmonic major scale.

The notes of the B double harmonic major scale written down in sheet music.

B double harmonic major on the piano.

The notes of the B double harmonic major scale on the piano.