In the equal temperament tuning system octaves are equally divided into twelve notes. A scale is a series of notes selected among these twelve notes. Composers write melodies and build chords to harmonize melodies using scale notes.

Major and minor scales Whole and Half Steps in Scales Scale Constructor Use of Scales


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