A Harmonic Minor

A Harmonic Minor - All Notes


A Harmonic Minor

Notes: A - B - C - D - E - F - G#
Formula: 1 - 2 - b3 - 4 - 5 - b6 - 7

"A Harmonic Minor" is scale number 3 on the list of Allan Holdsworth's 10 Most Usable Scales.

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The Modes of the A Harmonic Minor Scale

Mode #1: A Harmonic Minor


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Formula: 1 - 2 - b3 - 4 - 5 - b6 - 7

Base Chords: Am, AmΔ

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Mode #2: B Locrian ♮6th


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Formula: 1 - b2 - b3 - 4 - b5 - 6 - b7

Base Chords: , Bº7

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Mode #3: C Ionian #5


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Formula: 1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - #5 - 6 - 7

Base Chords: C+, C+Δ

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Mode #4: D Dorian #4


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Formula: 1 - 2 - b3 - #4 - 5 - 6 - b7

Base Chords: , D-, Dº7, Dm7b5 , D-7

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Mode #5: E Phrygian Major


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Formula: 1 - b2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - b6 - b7

Base Chords: E, E+, E7, E+7

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Mode #6: F Lydian #2


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Formula: 1 - #2 - 3 - #4 - 5 - 6 - 7

Base Chords: , F-, F, Fº7, F-Δ, , FΔb5

Non-strict Triads: F(b5)

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Mode #7: G# Super Locrian bb7


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Formula: 1 - b2 - b3 - 3 - b5 - b6 - bb7

Base Chords: G#º, G#+, G#º7

Non-strict Triads: G#(b5)

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