How to construct and play the persian scale

Name

This is the persian scale.

Intervals

How to construct the persian 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.

Diminished fifth

Has 6 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 persian scale?

Cheatsheet

Play the persian scale in any musical key

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

C   Db   E   F   Gb   Ab   B  

Sheet music of the C persian scale.

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

C persian on the piano.

The notes of the C persian scale on the piano.

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

C#   D   E#   F#   G   A   B#  

Sheet music of the C# persian scale.

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

C# persian on the piano.

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

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

Db   Ebb   F   Gb   Abb   Bbb   C  

Sheet music of the Db persian scale.

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

Db persian on the piano.

The notes of the Db persian scale on the piano.

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

D   Eb   F#   G   Ab   Bb   C#  

Sheet music of the D persian scale.

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

D persian on the piano.

The notes of the D persian scale on the piano.

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

D#   E   F##   G#   A   B   C##  

Sheet music of the D# persian scale.

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

D# persian on the piano.

The notes of the D# persian scale on the piano.

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

Eb   Fb   G   Ab   Bbb   Cb   D  

Sheet music of the Eb persian scale.

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

Eb persian on the piano.

The notes of the Eb persian scale on the piano.

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

E   F   G#   A   Bb   C   D#  

Sheet music of the E persian scale.

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

E persian on the piano.

The notes of the E persian scale on the piano.

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

F   Gb   A   Bb   Cb   Db   E  

Sheet music of the F persian scale.

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

F persian on the piano.

The notes of the F persian scale on the piano.

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

F#   G   A#   B   C   D   E#  

Sheet music of the F# persian scale.

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

F# persian on the piano.

The notes of the F# persian scale on the piano.

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

Gb   Abb   Bb   Cb   Dbb   Ebb   F  

Sheet music of the Gb persian scale.

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

Gb persian on the piano.

The notes of the Gb persian scale on the piano.

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

G   Ab   B   C   Db   Eb   F#  

Sheet music of the G persian scale.

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

G persian on the piano.

The notes of the G persian scale on the piano.

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

G#   A   B#   C#   D   E   F##  

Sheet music of the G# persian scale.

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

G# persian on the piano.

The notes of the G# persian scale on the piano.

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

Ab   Bbb   C   Db   Ebb   Fb   G  

Sheet music of the Ab persian scale.

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

Ab persian on the piano.

The notes of the Ab persian scale on the piano.

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

A   Bb   C#   D   Eb   F   G#  

Sheet music of the A persian scale.

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

A persian on the piano.

The notes of the A persian scale on the piano.

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

A#   B   C##   D#   E   F#   G##  

Sheet music of the A# persian scale.

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

A# persian on the piano.

The notes of the A# persian scale on the piano.

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

Bb   Cb   D   Eb   Fb   Gb   A  

Sheet music of the Bb persian scale.

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

Bb persian on the piano.

The notes of the Bb persian scale on the piano.

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

B   C   D#   E   F   G   A#  

Sheet music of the B persian scale.

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

B persian on the piano.

The notes of the B persian scale on the piano.