A Major Scale

Theory      Scales      A Major

Grade Requirements

The A Major scale is required for ABRSM Music Theory Grade 2 and above.

Relative Minor

The relative minor of A Major is F# minor. See: F# Harmonic Minor, F# Melodic Minor.

A Major Key Signature

The Key Signature of A Major is:

Treble Clef

Bass Clef

Alto Clef

Tenor Clef

A Major: One octave, Treble Clef, Ascending & Decending.

A Major: One octave, Bass Clef, Ascending & Decending.

A Major: One octave, Alto Clef, Ascending & Decending.

A Major: One octave, Tenor Clef, Ascending & Decending.

Degrees of the A Major scale

1st: Tonic A
2nd: Supertonic B
3rd: Mediant C#
4th: Subdominant D
5th: Dominant E
6th: Submediant F#
7th: Leading tone G#
8th: Tonic A

A Major: Two octaves, Treble Clef, Ascending & Decending.

A Major: Two octaves, Bass Clef, Ascending & Decending.

A Major: Two octaves, Alto Clef, Ascending & Decending.

A Major: Two octaves, Tenor Clef, Ascending & Decending.

A Major: Arpeggio / Broken Chord, Two octaves, Treble Clef, Ascending & Decending.

A Major: Arpeggio / Broken Chord, Two octaves, Bass Clef, Ascending & Decending.

A Major: Arpeggio / Broken Chord, Two octaves, Alto Clef, Ascending & Decending.

A Major: Arpeggio / Broken Chord, Two octaves, Tenor Clef, Ascending & Decending.

A Major Arpeggio / Broken Chord on the Piano