All minor scales

This page shows piano and treble clef diagrams of all minor scales, starting from note C.

All keys are shown, including the commonly used 12 keys of the Circle of fifths diagram, and other theoretical (ie. not practically useable) keys.

Theoretical keys are clearly marked (they would have double sharps or flats in the key signature), and alternative enharmonic keys that sound the same are suggested in each case.

All scales on one page
MajorNatural minorHarmonic minorMelodic minor
Graphics - Charts Graphics - ChartsGraphics - ChartsGraphics - Charts

1. C minor scale

Below is a diagram showing the C natural minor scale

The C minor scale has 3 flats.

C minor scale
No.12345678
NoteCDEbFGAbBbC

c-minor-scale

This is a commonly used minor scale key - C minor on circle of 5ths.

Audio downloads
bass clef iconBass Clef:MidiMP3treble clef iconTreble Clef:MidiMP3

2. C-sharp minor scale

Below is a diagram showing the C# natural minor scale

The C-sharp minor scale has 4 sharps.

C-sharp minor scale
No.12345678
NoteC#D#EF#G#ABC#

c-sharp-minor-scale

This is a commonly used minor scale key - C# minor on circle of 5ths.

Audio downloads
bass clef iconBass Clef:MidiMP3treble clef iconTreble Clef:MidiMP3

3. D-flat minor scale

Below is a diagram showing the Db natural minor scale

The D-flat minor scale has 1 double-flat, 6 flats.

D-flat minor scale
No.12345678
NoteDbEbFbGbAbBbbCbDb

d-flat-minor-scale

Warning: The D-flat key is a theoretical minor scale key.

The C# natural minor scale contains the same note pitches, is easier to work with, and is a direct replacement.

Audio downloads
bass clef iconBass Clef:MidiMP3treble clef iconTreble Clef:MidiMP3

4. D minor scale

Below is a diagram showing the D natural minor scale

The D minor scale has 1 flat.

D minor scale
No.12345678
NoteDEFGABbCD

d-minor-scale

This is a commonly used minor scale key - D minor on circle of 5ths.

Audio downloads
bass clef iconBass Clef:MidiMP3treble clef iconTreble Clef:MidiMP3

5. D-sharp minor scale

Below is a diagram showing the D# natural minor scale

The D-sharp minor scale has 6 sharps.

D-sharp minor scale
No.12345678
NoteD#E#F#G#A#BC#D#

d-sharp-minor-scale

This is a commonly used minor scale key - D# minor on circle of 5ths.

Audio downloads
bass clef iconBass Clef:MidiMP3treble clef iconTreble Clef:MidiMP3

6. E-flat minor scale

Below is a diagram showing the Eb natural minor scale

The E-flat minor scale has 6 flats.

E-flat minor scale
No.12345678
NoteEbFGbAbBbCbDbEb

e-flat-minor-scale

This is a commonly used minor scale key - Eb minor on circle of 5ths.

Audio downloads
bass clef iconBass Clef:MidiMP3treble clef iconTreble Clef:MidiMP3

7. E minor scale

Below is a diagram showing the E natural minor scale

The E minor scale has 1 sharp.

E minor scale
No.12345678
NoteEF#GABCDE

e-minor-scale

This is a commonly used minor scale key - E minor on circle of 5ths.

Audio downloads
bass clef iconBass Clef:MidiMP3treble clef iconTreble Clef:MidiMP3

8. E-sharp minor scale

Below is a diagram showing the E# natural minor scale

The E-sharp minor scale has 6 sharps, 1 double-sharp.

E-sharp minor scale
No.12345678
NoteE#F##G#A#B#C#D#E#

e-sharp-minor-scale

Warning: The E-sharp key is a theoretical minor scale key.

The F natural minor scale contains the same note pitches, is easier to work with, and is a direct replacement.

Audio downloads
bass clef iconBass Clef:MidiMP3treble clef iconTreble Clef:MidiMP3

9. F-flat minor scale

Below is a diagram showing the Fb natural minor scale

The F-flat minor scale has 4 double-flats, 3 flats.

F-flat minor scale
No.12345678
NoteFbGbAbbBbbCbDbbEbbFb

f-flat-minor-scale

Warning: The F-flat key is a theoretical minor scale key.

The E natural minor scale contains the same note pitches, is easier to work with, and is a direct replacement.

Audio downloads
bass clef iconBass Clef:MidiMP3treble clef iconTreble Clef:MidiMP3

10. F minor scale

Below is a diagram showing the F natural minor scale

The F minor scale has 4 flats.

F minor scale
No.12345678
NoteFGAbBbCDbEbF

f-minor-scale

This is a commonly used minor scale key - F minor on circle of 5ths.

Audio downloads
bass clef iconBass Clef:MidiMP3treble clef iconTreble Clef:MidiMP3

11. F-sharp minor scale

Below is a diagram showing the F# natural minor scale

The F-sharp minor scale has 3 sharps.

F-sharp minor scale
No.12345678
NoteF#G#ABC#DEF#

f-sharp-minor-scale

This is a commonly used minor scale key - F# minor on circle of 5ths.

Audio downloads
bass clef iconBass Clef:MidiMP3treble clef iconTreble Clef:MidiMP3

12. G-flat minor scale

Below is a diagram showing the Gb natural minor scale

The G-flat minor scale has 2 double-flats, 5 flats.

G-flat minor scale
No.12345678
NoteGbAbBbbCbDbEbbFbGb

g-flat-minor-scale

Warning: The G-flat key is a theoretical minor scale key.

The F# natural minor scale contains the same note pitches, is easier to work with, and is a direct replacement.

Audio downloads
bass clef iconBass Clef:MidiMP3treble clef iconTreble Clef:MidiMP3

13. G minor scale

Below is a diagram showing the G natural minor scale

The G minor scale has 2 flats.

G minor scale
No.12345678
NoteGABbCDEbFG

g-minor-scale

This is a commonly used minor scale key - G minor on circle of 5ths.

Audio downloads
bass clef iconBass Clef:MidiMP3treble clef iconTreble Clef:MidiMP3

14. G-sharp minor scale

Below is a diagram showing the G# natural minor scale

The G-sharp minor scale has 5 sharps.

G-sharp minor scale
No.12345678
NoteG#A#BC#D#EF#G#

g-sharp-minor-scale

This is a commonly used minor scale key - G# minor on circle of 5ths.

Audio downloads
bass clef iconBass Clef:MidiMP3treble clef iconTreble Clef:MidiMP3

15. A-flat minor scale

Below is a diagram showing the Ab natural minor scale

The A-flat minor scale has 7 flats.

A-flat minor scale
No.12345678
NoteAbBbCbDbEbFbGbAb

a-flat-minor-scale

This is a commonly used minor scale key - Ab minor on circle of 5ths.

Audio downloads
bass clef iconBass Clef:MidiMP3treble clef iconTreble Clef:MidiMP3

16. A minor scale

Below is a diagram showing the A natural minor scale

The A minor scale has no sharp or flat notes.

A minor scale
No.12345678
NoteABCDEFGA

a-minor-scale

This is a commonly used minor scale key - A minor on circle of 5ths.

Audio downloads
bass clef iconBass Clef:MidiMP3treble clef iconTreble Clef:MidiMP3

17. A-sharp minor scale

Below is a diagram showing the A# natural minor scale

The A-sharp minor scale has 7 sharps.

A-sharp minor scale
No.12345678
NoteA#B#C#D#E#F#G#A#

a-sharp-minor-scale

This is a commonly used minor scale key - A# minor on circle of 5ths.

Audio downloads
bass clef iconBass Clef:MidiMP3treble clef iconTreble Clef:MidiMP3

18. B-flat minor scale

Below is a diagram showing the Bb natural minor scale

The B-flat minor scale has 5 flats.

B-flat minor scale
No.12345678
NoteBbCDbEbFGbAbBb

b-flat-minor-scale

This is a commonly used minor scale key - Bb minor on circle of 5ths.

Audio downloads
bass clef iconBass Clef:MidiMP3treble clef iconTreble Clef:MidiMP3

19. B minor scale

Below is a diagram showing the B natural minor scale

The B minor scale has 2 sharps.

B minor scale
No.12345678
NoteBC#DEF#GAB

b-minor-scale

This is a commonly used minor scale key - B minor on circle of 5ths.

Audio downloads
bass clef iconBass Clef:MidiMP3treble clef iconTreble Clef:MidiMP3

20. B-sharp minor scale

Below is a diagram showing the B# natural minor scale

The B-sharp minor scale has 5 sharps, 2 double-sharps.

B-sharp minor scale
No.12345678
NoteB#C##D#E#F##G#A#B#

b-sharp-minor-scale

Warning: The B-sharp key is a theoretical minor scale key.

The C natural minor scale contains the same note pitches, is easier to work with, and is a direct replacement.

Audio downloads
bass clef iconBass Clef:MidiMP3treble clef iconTreble Clef:MidiMP3

21. C-flat minor scale

Below is a diagram showing the Cb natural minor scale

The C-flat minor scale has 3 double-flats, 4 flats.

C-flat minor scale
No.12345678
NoteCbDbEbbFbGbAbbBbbCb

c-flat-minor-scale

Warning: The C-flat key is a theoretical minor scale key.

The B natural minor scale contains the same note pitches, is easier to work with, and is a direct replacement.

Audio downloads
bass clef iconBass Clef:MidiMP3treble clef iconTreble Clef:MidiMP3
All scales on one page
MajorNatural minorHarmonic minorMelodic minor
Graphics - Charts Graphics - ChartsGraphics - ChartsGraphics - Charts