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The Keyboard and Major and Minor Tonalities

These games will help you develop your keyboarding skills and check your tonality knowledge.

AB
enharmonic tonestwo tones that sounds the same, but have different names
half stepa key next door, either black or white
whole steptwo half steps
flat (b)half step lower (or to the left on the keyboard)
sharp (#)half step higher (or to the right on the keyboard)
Dstart on C and move on whole step to the right (higher)
F#tart on F and move a half step to the right (higher)
WWHWWWHthe pattern of whole steps and half steps that make a Major scale
WHWWHWWthe pattern of whole steps and half steps that make up a natural Minor scale
Bstart on C and move a half step to the left (lower)
Gbstart on G and move a half step to the left (lower)
EStart on F# and move a whole step to the left (lower)
A#start on G# and move a whole step to the right (higher)
Bbstart on C and move a whole step to the left (lower)
C#start on B and move a whole step to the right (higher)
Ebstart on F and move a whole step to the left (lower)
Astart on F and move 2 whole steps to the right (higher)
D#start on E and move a half step to the left (lower)
Fstart on Eb and move a half step to the right (higher)
B#enharmonic tone to C - we call it C but it could technically be named this.


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