Hungarian Major Scale Piano Reference With Notes & Intervals

    🎹 The Hungarian major scale is a 7-note scale that's used a lot in Hungarian gypsy music and some classical music.

    It shares 4 notes wite the the Hungarian minor scale, but otherwise the two scales are not quite related.

    Here you'll find an interactive piano reference for the Hungarian major scale with notes on the piano keyboard, intervals and scale formula.

    Hungarian Major Scale Intervals

    The intervals of the Hungarian major scale are:


      Hungarian Major Scale Formula

      The formula for the Hungarian major scale is: (W+h), h, W, h, W, h, W

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      W: Whole step, h: Half step (semitone)


      Hungarian Major Scales Note Chart

      C
      C♯
      D
      D♯
      E
      F
      F♯
      G
      G♯
      A
      A♯
      B

      And now here are interactive piano keyboard layouts, one for each key, where you can hear the Hungarian major scales being played up and down:

      C Hungarian Major Scale

      notes:

      C♯ Hungarian Major Scale

      notes:

      D Hungarian Major Scale

      notes:

      D♯ Hungarian Major Scale

      notes:

      E Hungarian Major Scale

      notes:

      F Hungarian Major Scale

      notes:

      F♯ Hungarian Major Scale

      notes:

      G Hungarian Major Scale

      notes:

      G♯ Hungarian Major Scale

      notes:

      A Hungarian Major Scale

      notes:

      A♯ Hungarian Major Scale

      notes:

      B Hungarian Major Scale

      notes:


      Hungarian Major Scale Chords

      Here's a list of chord types that fit the Hungarian major scale:



        piano samples

        The piano samples used for this Hungarian major scale reference are from “Salamander Grand Piano V3” by Alexander Holm, licensed under CC BY 3.0.


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