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How to form diatonic chords of F sharp minor scale?

F Sharp Minor Scale

F♯ – G♯ – A – B – C♯ – D – E – F♯ are the notes of the F sharp minor scale.

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

f sharp minor diatonic chords

F Sharp Minor Diatonic Chords

These are the seven minor scale diatonic chords that come from the F sharp minor scale.

f sharp 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

f sharp 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 F sharp minor are:

i.  F♯ – A – C♯ (F♯ minor chord)

iiº.  G♯ – B – D (G♯ diminished chord)

III.  A – C♯ – E (A major chord)

iv.  B – D – F♯ (B minor chord)

v. C♯ – E – G♯ (C♯ minor chord)

VI.  D – F♯ – A (D major chord)

VII.  E – G♯ – B (E major chord)

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

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