Harmonic Minor

The Harmonic Minor We’ve identified that what we mean when we say ‘minor’ usually means a scale starting from the sixth note of a major scale. Let’s look at the tones and semitones between the notes of a major scale:      T    T     S   ...

Minor Keys

What is a key? Put simply a key is a collection of notes to be used to make some music. What is usually meant by the key of a piece of music is which major or minor scale is being used. For example, if I write a piece of music using the notes C, D, E, F, G, A and B...