C Major Scale

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Grade Requirements

The C Major scale is required for ABRSM Music Theory Grade 1 and above.

Relative Minor

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

C Major Key Signature

The key signature of C Major contains no sharps or flats.

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

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

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

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

Degrees of the C Major scale

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

C Major Arpeggio / Broken Chord on the Piano