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Key Signatures - F Sharp Major and D Sharp Minor

Based on the F# major scale with the pitches: F#, G#, A#, B, C#, D#, and E#.

PUBLISHED: Sep 12, 2011 UPDATED: Sep 12, 2011VIEWS: 17 • LESSON CODE: UL50

Instruments: ukulele Subjects: beginnerintermediateadvancedtheoryreading

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Key Signatures - F Sharp Major and D Sharp Minor

F# major or F-sharp major is a major scale based on F#, consisting of the pitches F#, G#, A#, B, C#, D#, and E#. Its key signature has six sharps: F#, C#, G#, D#, A# and E#.

Its relative minor is D# minor, and its parallel minor is F# minor. Its enharmonic equivalent is Gb major.

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Key Signature

The G Major / Em Key Signature has six sharps F#, C#, G#, D#, A#, and E#.

Yes Virgina! There is such a thing a E#.


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Key Signatures - F Sharp Major and D Sharp Minor • Updated: Sep 12, 2011

"F# Major" (or the key of F#) is a major scale based on F#, with the pitches F# G# A# B C# D# E#. Its key signature has six sharps: F# C# G# D# A# E#. Its Relative Minor scale is G# Minor. Its Parallel Minor is F# Minor and, its enharmonic equivalent is Gb minor.

Primary Chords - F# Major • Updated: Feb 8, 2013

<p>The primary chords for any major key are the <b>I</b>, <b>IV</b> and <b>V</b> chords of its corresponding major scale. For F# Major the primary chords are: <b>F#</b>, <b>B</b>, <b>C#</b> and <b>C#7</b></p> <p>From these primary chords alone countless songs and chords progressions can be played.</p>

Secondary Chords - F# Major • Updated: Feb 8, 2013

<p>The secondary chords for any major key are the <b>II</b>, <b>III</b> and <b>VI</b> chords of it's corresponding major scale. For F# Major the secondary chords are: <b>G#m</b>, <b>A#m</b> and <b>D#m</b></p> <p>From the primary and secondary chords of a major key countless songs and chords progressions can be played.</p>

Common Chord Progressions for the Key of F# • Updated: Feb 15, 2013

Common chord progressions for the key of F#. Using the primary and seconday chords for the key explore these common chord progressions for the key of F#.

Key Signatures - G Flat Major and E Flat Minor • Updated: Sep 12, 2011

"Gb Major" (or the key of Gb) is a major scale based on Gb, with the pitches Gb Ab Bb Cb Db Eb Ab F. Its key signature has six flats: Bb Eb Ab Db Gb Cc. Its Relative Minor scale is Eb Minor. Its Parallel Minor is Gb Minor, usually replaced by F-sharp minor, since G flat minor, which would have nine flats, is theoretically possible but is not typically used.

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