Hungarian Minor Scale Piano Reference With Notes & Intervals

    🎹 The Hungarian minor scale, also known as the Gypsy minor scale or the Hungarian Gypsy scale, is a 7-note scale that's the 4th mode of the double harmonic scale. It's very similar to the harmonic minor scale, with the only difference being a raised 4th scale degree.

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

    See also the hungarian major scale.

    Hungarian Minor Scale Intervals

    The intervals of the Hungarian minor scale are:


      Hungarian Minor Scale Formula

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

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


      Hungarian Minor 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 minor scales being played up and down:

      C Hungarian Minor Scale

      notes:

      C♯ Hungarian Minor Scale

      notes:

      D Hungarian Minor Scale

      notes:

      D♯ Hungarian Minor Scale

      notes:

      E Hungarian Minor Scale

      notes:

      F Hungarian Minor Scale

      notes:

      F♯ Hungarian Minor Scale

      notes:

      G Hungarian Minor Scale

      notes:

      G♯ Hungarian Minor Scale

      notes:

      A Hungarian Minor Scale

      notes:

      A♯ Hungarian Minor Scale

      notes:

      B Hungarian Minor Scale

      notes:


      Hungarian Minor Scale Chords

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



        piano samples

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


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