How to construct and play the mixolydian b6 scale

Name

This is the mixolydian b6 scale.

Alternative name

Use melodic minor fifth mode instead of mixolydian b6

Use hindu instead of mixolydian b6

Intervals

How to construct the mixolydian b6 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.

Minor seventh

Has 10 semitones and spans 7 naturals.

Chords

Which chords can you play on the mixolydian b6 scale?

Cheatsheet

Play the mixolydian b6 scale in any musical key

You can play the C mixolydian b6 scale with the following notes.

C   D   E   F   G   Ab   Bb  

Sheet music of the C mixolydian b6 scale.

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C mixolydian b6 on the piano.

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You can play the C# mixolydian b6 scale with the following notes.

C#   D#   E#   F#   G#   A   B  

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C# mixolydian b6 on the piano.

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You can play the Db mixolydian b6 scale with the following notes.

Db   Eb   F   Gb   Ab   Bbb   Cb  

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Db mixolydian b6 on the piano.

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You can play the D mixolydian b6 scale with the following notes.

D   E   F#   G   A   Bb   C  

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D mixolydian b6 on the piano.

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You can play the D# mixolydian b6 scale with the following notes.

D#   E#   F##   G#   A#   B   C#  

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D# mixolydian b6 on the piano.

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You can play the Eb mixolydian b6 scale with the following notes.

Eb   F   G   Ab   Bb   Cb   Db  

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Eb mixolydian b6 on the piano.

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You can play the E mixolydian b6 scale with the following notes.

E   F#   G#   A   B   C   D  

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E mixolydian b6 on the piano.

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You can play the F mixolydian b6 scale with the following notes.

F   G   A   Bb   C   Db   Eb  

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F mixolydian b6 on the piano.

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You can play the F# mixolydian b6 scale with the following notes.

F#   G#   A#   B   C#   D   E  

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F# mixolydian b6 on the piano.

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You can play the Gb mixolydian b6 scale with the following notes.

Gb   Ab   Bb   Cb   Db   Ebb   Fb  

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Gb mixolydian b6 on the piano.

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You can play the G mixolydian b6 scale with the following notes.

G   A   B   C   D   Eb   F  

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G mixolydian b6 on the piano.

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You can play the G# mixolydian b6 scale with the following notes.

G#   A#   B#   C#   D#   E   F#  

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G# mixolydian b6 on the piano.

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You can play the Ab mixolydian b6 scale with the following notes.

Ab   Bb   C   Db   Eb   Fb   Gb  

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Ab mixolydian b6 on the piano.

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You can play the A mixolydian b6 scale with the following notes.

A   B   C#   D   E   F   G  

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A mixolydian b6 on the piano.

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You can play the A# mixolydian b6 scale with the following notes.

A#   B#   C##   D#   E#   F#   G#  

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A# mixolydian b6 on the piano.

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You can play the Bb mixolydian b6 scale with the following notes.

Bb   C   D   Eb   F   Gb   Ab  

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Bb mixolydian b6 on the piano.

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You can play the B mixolydian b6 scale with the following notes.

B   C#   D#   E   F#   G   A  

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B mixolydian b6 on the piano.

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