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Key Signatures - Ab Major and F Minor
Ab major is a major scale based on A flat, consisting of the pitches Ab, Bb, C, Db, Eb, F, and G. Its key signature has four flats: Bb, Eb, Ab, and Db.
Its relative minor is F minor, and its parallel minor is A flat minor.
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Primary Chords - Ab Major • Updated: 25 Oct 2021
The primary chords for any major key are the I, IV and V chords of its corresponding major scale. For Ab Major, the primary chords are: Ab, Db, Eb and Eb7. From the primary and secondary chords of a major key, countless songs and chords progressions can be played.
Secondary Chords - Ab Major • Updated: 08 Feb 2013
The secondary chords for any major key are the II, III and VI chords of it's corresponding major scale. For Ab Major, the secondary chords are: Bbm, Cm and Fm. From the primary and secondary chords of a major key, countless songs and chords progressions can be played.
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Harmonic Analysis for Scale Selection and Chord Substitution
Updated: Jun 10, 2021
Harmonic Analysis is the understanding of the functional sequence of chords. It is the process used to analyze the harmonic structure of a progression, song or composition. This analysis is then used to make scale selections for improvisation and chord substitution.
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