How to construct and play the lydian diminished scale

Name

This is the lydian diminished scale.

Intervals

How to construct the lydian diminished 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.

Augmented fourth

Has 6 semitones and spans 4 naturals.

Perfect fifth

Has 7 semitones and spans 5 naturals.

Major sixth

Has 9 semitones and spans 6 naturals.

Major seventh

Has 11 semitones and spans 7 naturals.

Chords

Which chords can you play on the lydian diminished scale?

Cheatsheet

Play the lydian diminished scale in any musical key

You can play the C lydian diminished scale with the following notes.

C   D   Eb   F#   G   A   B  

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C lydian diminished on the piano.

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You can play the C# lydian diminished scale with the following notes.

C#   D#   E   F##   G#   A#   B#  

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C# lydian diminished on the piano.

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You can play the Db lydian diminished scale with the following notes.

Db   Eb   Fb   G   Ab   Bb   C  

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You can play the D lydian diminished scale with the following notes.

D   E   F   G#   A   B   C#  

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D lydian diminished on the piano.

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You can play the D# lydian diminished scale with the following notes.

D#   E#   F#   G##   A#   B#   C##  

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D# lydian diminished on the piano.

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You can play the Eb lydian diminished scale with the following notes.

Eb   F   Gb   A   Bb   C   D  

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Eb lydian diminished on the piano.

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You can play the E lydian diminished scale with the following notes.

E   F#   G   A#   B   C#   D#  

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E lydian diminished on the piano.

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You can play the F lydian diminished scale with the following notes.

F   G   Ab   B   C   D   E  

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F lydian diminished on the piano.

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You can play the F# lydian diminished scale with the following notes.

F#   G#   A   B#   C#   D#   E#  

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F# lydian diminished on the piano.

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You can play the Gb lydian diminished scale with the following notes.

Gb   Ab   Bbb   C   Db   Eb   F  

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You can play the G lydian diminished scale with the following notes.

G   A   Bb   C#   D   E   F#  

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G lydian diminished on the piano.

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You can play the G# lydian diminished scale with the following notes.

G#   A#   B   C##   D#   E#   F##  

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G# lydian diminished on the piano.

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You can play the Ab lydian diminished scale with the following notes.

Ab   Bb   Cb   D   Eb   F   G  

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Ab lydian diminished on the piano.

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You can play the A lydian diminished scale with the following notes.

A   B   C   D#   E   F#   G#  

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A lydian diminished on the piano.

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You can play the A# lydian diminished scale with the following notes.

A#   B#   C#   D##   E#   F##   G##  

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A# lydian diminished on the piano.

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You can play the Bb lydian diminished scale with the following notes.

Bb   C   Db   E   F   G   A  

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Bb lydian diminished on the piano.

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You can play the B lydian diminished scale with the following notes.

B   C#   D   E#   F#   G#   A#  

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B lydian diminished on the piano.

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