F Sharp Major Scale (F♯ Major Scale)
F♯ – G♯ – A♯ – B – C♯ – D♯ – E♯ – F♯ are the notes of the F Sharp major scale.
Notes of the F Sharp Major Scale on a piano keyboard and in ascending order on a staff:
F Sharp Major Key Signature
The key signature of F sharp major scale has 6 sharps: F♯, C♯, G♯, D♯, A♯ and E♯.
F sharp major scale is the relative major of D sharp minor scale. F sharp major and D sharp minor scales have the same sharp key signature.
F Sharp Major Diatonic Chords
These are the seven major scale diatonic chords that come from the F sharp major scale.
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) *Notice that E♯ and F are enharmonic equivalents. F diminished chord is used more commonly than E♯ diminished chord.
These are the chords that are diatonic to the F sharp major scale. They make a harmonic sound for music in the F sharp major key.
Enharmonic Major Scales
F Sharp Major and G Flat Major Scales are enharmonic major scales. They have the same pitches but have different note names.
G Flat Major Scale (G♭ Major Scale)
G♭ – A♭ – B♭ – C♭ – D♭ – E♭ – F – G♭ are the notes of the G flat major scale.
Notes of the G Flat Major Scale on a piano keyboard and in ascending order on a staff:
G Flat Major Key Signature
The key signature of G flat major scale has 6 flats: B♭, E♭, A♭, D♭, G♭ and C♭.
G flat major scale is the relative major of E flat minor scale. G flat major and E flat minor scales have the same flat key signature.
G Flat Major Diatonic Chords
These are the seven major scale diatonic chords that come from the G flat major scale.
I – G♭ – B♭ – D♭ (G♭ major chord)
ii – A♭ – C♭ – E♭ (A♭ minor chord)
iii – B♭ – D♭ – F (B♭ minor chord)
IV – C♭ – E♭ – G♭ (C♭ major chord)
V – D♭ – F – A♭ (D♭ major chord)
vi – E♭ – G♭ – B♭ (E♭ minor chord)
viiº- F – A♭ – C♭ (F diminished chord)
These are the chords that are diatonic to the G flat major scale. They make a harmonic sound for music in the G flat major key.
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