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1

Major Scale Pattern

w w h w w w h

2

Natural Minor Scale Pattern

w h w w h w w
Follows pattern of half steps and whole steps

3

Harmonic Minor Scale Pattern

w-h-w-w-h-a2-h
Pattern of half-steps, whole steps, and one augmented second

4

Melodic Minor Scale Pattern

ascending: w-h-w-w-w-w-h
descending: w-h-w-w-h-w-w

5

Key signature orders

flats: b, e, a, d, g, c, f
sharps: f, g, c, d, a, e, b

6

Each note of a scale has a special name, called a _____________.

Scale degree

7

The first (and last) note is called the ________.

tonic