F Major Scale

F Major Scale

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

Notes of the F Major Scale on a piano keyboard and in ascending order on a staff:

f major scale

F Major Key Signature

The key signature of F major scale has only one B♭.

F major scale is the relative major of D minor scale F major and D minor scales have the same flat key signature.

Flat Key signatures


F Major Diatonic Chords

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

f major scale diatonic chords

I.  F – A – C (F major chord)

ii.  G – B♭ – D (G minor chord)

iii.  A – C – E (A minor chord)

IV.  B♭ – D – F (B♭ major chord)

V. C – E – G (C major chord)

vi.  D – F – A (D minor chord)

viiº.  E – G – B♭ (E diminished chord)

These are the chords that are diatonic to the F major scale. They make a harmonic sound for music in the F major key.


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