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# A minor

Relative key C major A major E minor D minor A, B, C, D, E, F, G

A minor is a minor scale based on A, with the pitches A, B, C, D, E, F, and G. Its key signature has no flats and no sharps. Its relative major is C major and its parallel major is A major.

The A natural minor scale is:

<score vorbis="1" lang="lilypond"> {

\override Score.TimeSignature #'stencil = ##f \relative c {

``` \clef treble \key a \minor \tempo 4 = 360 \set Score.tempoHideNote = ##t \time 7/4
a4 b c d e f g a g f e d c b a2
```

} } </score>

Changes needed for the melodic and harmonic versions of the scale are written in with accidentals as necessary. The A harmonic minor and melodic minor scales are:

<score vorbis="1" lang="lilypond"> {

\override Score.TimeSignature #'stencil = ##f \relative c {

``` \clef treble \key a \minor \tempo 4 = 360 \set Score.tempoHideNote = ##t \time 7/4
a4^\markup "A harmonic minor scale" b c d e f gis a gis f e d c b a2
```

} } </score>

<score vorbis="1" lang="lilypond"> {

\override Score.TimeSignature #'stencil = ##f \relative c {

``` \clef treble \key a \minor \tempo 4 = 360 \set Score.tempoHideNote = ##t \time 7/4
a4^\markup "A melodic minor scale (ascending and descending)" b c d e fis gis a g! f! e d c b a2
```

} } </score>