How to construct and play the harmonic major scale

Name

This is the harmonic major scale.

Intervals

How to construct the 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.

Major second

Has 2 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 harmonic major scale?

Cheatsheet

Play the harmonic major scale in any musical key

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

C   D   E   F   G   Ab   B  

Sheet music of the C harmonic major scale.

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

C harmonic major on the piano.

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

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

C#   D#   E#   F#   G#   A   B#  

Sheet music of the C# harmonic major scale.

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

C# harmonic major on the piano.

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

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

Db   Eb   F   Gb   Ab   Bbb   C  

Sheet music of the Db harmonic major scale.

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

Db harmonic major on the piano.

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

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

D   E   F#   G   A   Bb   C#  

Sheet music of the D harmonic major scale.

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

D harmonic major on the piano.

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

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

D#   E#   F##   G#   A#   B   C##  

Sheet music of the D# harmonic major scale.

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

D# harmonic major on the piano.

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

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

Eb   F   G   Ab   Bb   Cb   D  

Sheet music of the Eb harmonic major scale.

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

Eb harmonic major on the piano.

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

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

E   F#   G#   A   B   C   D#  

Sheet music of the E harmonic major scale.

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

E harmonic major on the piano.

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

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

F   G   A   Bb   C   Db   E  

Sheet music of the F harmonic major scale.

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

F harmonic major on the piano.

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

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

F#   G#   A#   B   C#   D   E#  

Sheet music of the F# harmonic major scale.

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

F# harmonic major on the piano.

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

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

Gb   Ab   Bb   Cb   Db   Ebb   F  

Sheet music of the Gb harmonic major scale.

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

Gb harmonic major on the piano.

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

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

G   A   B   C   D   Eb   F#  

Sheet music of the G harmonic major scale.

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

G harmonic major on the piano.

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

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

G#   A#   B#   C#   D#   E   F##  

Sheet music of the G# harmonic major scale.

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

G# harmonic major on the piano.

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

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

Ab   Bb   C   Db   Eb   Fb   G  

Sheet music of the Ab harmonic major scale.

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

Ab harmonic major on the piano.

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

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

A   B   C#   D   E   F   G#  

Sheet music of the A harmonic major scale.

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

A harmonic major on the piano.

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

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

A#   B#   C##   D#   E#   F#   G##  

Sheet music of the A# harmonic major scale.

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

A# harmonic major on the piano.

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

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

Bb   C   D   Eb   F   Gb   A  

Sheet music of the Bb harmonic major scale.

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

Bb harmonic major on the piano.

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

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

B   C#   D#   E   F#   G   A#  

Sheet music of the B harmonic major scale.

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

B harmonic major on the piano.

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