How to construct and play the egyptian scale

Name

This is the egyptian scale.

Intervals

How to construct the egyptian 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.

Perfect fourth

Has 5 semitones and spans 4 naturals.

Perfect fifth

Has 7 semitones and spans 5 naturals.

Minor seventh

Has 10 semitones and spans 7 naturals.

Chords

Which chords can you play on the egyptian scale?

Cheatsheet

Play the egyptian scale in any musical key

You can play the C egyptian scale with the following notes.

C   D   F   G   Bb  

Sheet music of the C egyptian scale.

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

C egyptian on the piano.

The notes of the C egyptian scale on the piano.

You can play the C# egyptian scale with the following notes.

C#   D#   F#   G#   B  

Sheet music of the C# egyptian scale.

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

C# egyptian on the piano.

The notes of the C# egyptian scale on the piano.

You can play the Db egyptian scale with the following notes.

Db   Eb   Gb   Ab   Cb  

Sheet music of the Db egyptian scale.

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

Db egyptian on the piano.

The notes of the Db egyptian scale on the piano.

You can play the D egyptian scale with the following notes.

D   E   G   A   C  

Sheet music of the D egyptian scale.

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D egyptian on the piano.

The notes of the D egyptian scale on the piano.

You can play the D# egyptian scale with the following notes.

D#   E#   G#   A#   C#  

Sheet music of the D# egyptian scale.

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D# egyptian on the piano.

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You can play the Eb egyptian scale with the following notes.

Eb   F   Ab   Bb   Db  

Sheet music of the Eb egyptian scale.

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

Eb egyptian on the piano.

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You can play the E egyptian scale with the following notes.

E   F#   A   B   D  

Sheet music of the E egyptian scale.

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E egyptian on the piano.

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You can play the F egyptian scale with the following notes.

F   G   Bb   C   Eb  

Sheet music of the F egyptian scale.

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F egyptian on the piano.

The notes of the F egyptian scale on the piano.

You can play the F# egyptian scale with the following notes.

F#   G#   B   C#   E  

Sheet music of the F# egyptian scale.

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F# egyptian on the piano.

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You can play the Gb egyptian scale with the following notes.

Gb   Ab   Cb   Db   Fb  

Sheet music of the Gb egyptian scale.

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Gb egyptian on the piano.

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You can play the G egyptian scale with the following notes.

G   A   C   D   F  

Sheet music of the G egyptian scale.

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G egyptian on the piano.

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You can play the G# egyptian scale with the following notes.

G#   A#   C#   D#   F#  

Sheet music of the G# egyptian scale.

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G# egyptian on the piano.

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You can play the Ab egyptian scale with the following notes.

Ab   Bb   Db   Eb   Gb  

Sheet music of the Ab egyptian scale.

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Ab egyptian on the piano.

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You can play the A egyptian scale with the following notes.

A   B   D   E   G  

Sheet music of the A egyptian scale.

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A egyptian on the piano.

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You can play the A# egyptian scale with the following notes.

A#   B#   D#   E#   G#  

Sheet music of the A# egyptian scale.

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A# egyptian on the piano.

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You can play the Bb egyptian scale with the following notes.

Bb   C   Eb   F   Ab  

Sheet music of the Bb egyptian scale.

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Bb egyptian on the piano.

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You can play the B egyptian scale with the following notes.

B   C#   E   F#   A  

Sheet music of the B egyptian scale.

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B egyptian on the piano.

The notes of the B egyptian scale on the piano.