F Major Scale

    🐒 Here's an agile F major scale reference which shows the notes and fingering on a piano keyboard. Plus, an interactive tool to play chord progressions and a list of common chord progressions in the key of F major.

    → go to all major & minor scales

    F major scale

    notes: F G A B C D E

    relative minor: D minor

    • F
    • G
    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
    • E
    • F
    F
    G
    A
    D
    B♭
    E
    C
    F
    F
    C
    G
    D
    A
    E
    B♭
    F

    left hand

    right hand

    chords in the key of F major

    Tap or use numbers 1 through 7 to trigger the chords. This tool can be used as a chord progression generator.

    I
    F major F A C
    ii
    G minor G B D
    iii
    A minor A C E
    IV
    B major B D F
    V
    C major C E G
    vi
    D minor D F A
    vii°
    E diminished E G B

    last chords played

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    common chord progressions

    Here's list of popular major key chord progressions along with the specific chords they represent in the key of F major. Again, you can use numbers 1 through 7 on your keyboard to trigger the different chords.

    I F maj
    IV B maj
    V C maj
    I F maj
    vi D min
    ii G min
    V C maj
    vi D min
    IV B maj
    I F maj
    V C maj
    I F maj
    iii A min
    IV B maj
    V C maj
    I F maj
    IV B maj
    vi E min
    V C maj
    ii G min
    V C maj
    I F maj
    I F maj
    vi D min
    IV B maj
    V C maj
    I F maj
    IV B maj
    ii G min
    V C maj
    iii A min
    vi D min
    ii G min
    V C maj
    I F maj
    V C maj
    vi D min
    IV B maj
    I F maj
    IV B maj
    V C maj
    I F maj
    I F maj
    V C maj
    ii G min
    iii A min

    showhide degrees & intervals

    degreesnotesintervals
    1: TonicFUnison
    2: SupertonicGMajor 2nd
    3: MediantAMajor 3rd
    4: SubdominantBPerfect 4th
    5: DominantCPerfect 5th
    6: SubmediantDMajor 6th
    7: Leading ToneEMajor 7th
    1: Octave/TonicFPerfect 8th

    making a major scale

    🔧 The major scales are constructed using this note pattern:

    • W-W-H-W-W-W-H
    ◈◈◈

    W = Whole step   H = Half step


    go to a different major or minor scale

    C majorD majorE majorG majorA majorB majorD/C majorE/D majorG/F majorA/G majorB/A major

    C minorD minorE minorF minorG minorA minorB minor C/D minorD/E minorF/G minorG/A minorA/B minor


    piano samples

    The piano samples used here are from “ Salamander Grand Piano V3 ” by Alexander Holm, licensed under CC BY 3.0.

    drum samples

    The drum samples used here are from “ Mailbox Badger : Public Domain Drum Samples : Vol. 2 ”by Mailbox Badger/Patrick Callan, licensed under CC BY 3.0.


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