Music Theory Worksheet - Lesson 19: The Major Scale
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Lesson 19: The Major Scale Music Theory Worksheet
The major scale is made up of eight consecutive tones in a specific pattern of half steps and whole steps as follows: whole step, whole step, half step, whole step, whole step, whole step, half step.
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lternatively, if you are looking for a comprehensive resource for scales, I recommend The Complete Book of Scales, Chords, Arpeggios and Cadences By William A. Palmer, which includes scale, chord, arpeggio and cadence studies in all major and minor keys presented in a convenient two-page format. It also contains an in-depth 12 page explanation of the fundamentals of major and minor scales, chords, arpeggios and cadences.
What this worksheet is about:
The major scale can start on any note as long as it includes the following pattern.
For example, the C major scale starts on C and consists of 8 consecutive tones: C, D, E, F, G, A, B, C. The following pattern makes up the C major scale, where W represents a whole step and H represents a half step.
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