Chords of the E and C♯m scales

So you’re actually going through with all of this?

1. Topics of discussion

In this tutorial, we will be taking a look at all the chords you can play as part of the E major and C♯ minor (all variations) scales. So, let’s have some fun.

2. Chords of E major

The E major scale consists of the E, F♯, G♯, A, B, C♯, and D♯ notes. These are the chords which are part of this scale:

I II III IV V VI VII
basic chords E F♯m G♯m A B C♯m D♯dim
seventh chords Emaj7 F♯m7 G♯m7 Amaj7 B7 C♯m7 D♯m7 (♭5)

3. Chords of C♯ minor

The natural C♯ minor scale consists of the C♯, D♯, E, F♯, G♯, A and B notes. The chords which are part of this scale are the following:

I II III IV V VI VII
basic chords C♯m D♯dim E F♯m G♯m A B
seventh chords C♯m7 D♯m7 (♭5) Emaj7 F♯m7 G♯m7 Amaj7 B7

The harmonic C♯ minor scale consists of the C♯, D♯, E, F♯, G♯, A and B♯ (C) notes. The chords which are part of this scale are the following:

I II III IV V VI VII
basic chords C♯m D♯dim Eaug F♯m G♯ A Cdim
seventh chords C♯m7 D♯m7 (♭5) Eaug maj7 F♯m7 G♯7 Amaj7 Cm7 (♭5)

The melodic C♯ minor scale consists of the C♯, D♯, E, F♯, G♯, A♯ and B♯ (C) notes. The chords which are part of this scale are the following:

I II III IV V VI VII
basic chords C♯m D♯m Eaug F♯ G♯ A♯dim Cdim
seventh chords C♯m7 D♯m7 Eaug maj7 F♯7 G♯7 A♯m7 (♭5) Cm7 (♭5)

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this:
search previous next tag category expand menu location phone mail time cart zoom edit close