F Major Scale: Interactive Piano Reference with Chords

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

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    F major scale notes, piano layout & finger position

    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
    (F major diatonic chords)

    The chords in the key of F major are: F major, G minor, A minor, B major, C major, D minor and E diminished

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

    common chord progressions in the key of F major

    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

    toggle F major scale intervals & scale degrees

    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

    Popular Songs in the Key of F Major

    • Home Sweet Home by Mötley Crüe
    • The Scientist by Coldplay
    • Blank Space by Taylor Swift
    • Free Fallin' by Tom Petty
    • Diamonds on the Soles of Her Shoes by Paul Simon
    • Vision of Love by Mariah Carey
    • Janie's Got a Gun by Aerosmith
    • 21 guns by Green Day
    • We are the Champions by Queen
    • I Really Like You by Carly Rae Jepsen

    major scale formula

    🔧 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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