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How to form diatonic chords of E flat minor scale?

E Flat Minor Scale

E♭ – F – G♭ – A♭ – B♭ – C♭ – D♭ – E♭ are the notes of the E flat minor scale.

e flat minor scale

 

Diatonic chords are formed by stacking two generic third notes above each scale note.

e flat minor diatonic chords

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E Flat Minor Diatonic Chords

These are the seven minor scale diatonic chords that come from the E flat minor scale.

e flat minor diatonic chords

Each diatonic chord is labelled with a roman numeral number.

All natural minor scales follow the same patten:

i,  iiº,  III,  iv,  v,  VI,  VII

e flat minor diatonic chords

We use uppercase roman numeral numbers to represent major chords, lowercase to represent minor chords, uppercase with a small plus sign to represent augmented chords, and lowercase with a small circle to represent diminished chords.

Firstfourth and fifth chords of a natural minor scale will always be minorThirdsixth and seventh chords of a natural minor scale will always be majorSecond chord of a natural minor scale will always be diminished.

The seven diatonic chords formed from the key of E flat minor are:

i.  E♭ – G♭- B♭ (E♭ minor chord)

iiº.  F – A♭ – C♭ (F diminished chord)

III.  G♭ – B♭ – D♭ (G♭ major chord)

iv.  A♭- C♭ – E♭ (A♭ minor chord

v.  B♭- D♭ – F (B♭ minor chord)

VI.  C♭- E♭ – G♭ (C♭ major chord

VII.  D♭ – F – A♭(D♭ major chord)

These are the chords that are diatonic to the E flat minor scale. They are directly related to the E flat minor key and make a harmonic sound for music in the same key.

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