Eb Harmonic Minor scale
E flat Harmonic Minor scale for guitar.
The Eb Harmonic Minor is a seven-note scale. Colored circles mark the tones in the diagram, the darker ones are the root notes. In the two-octave pattern, the first note in the scale is on the 6th string, 11th fret.
2 octavesNotes: Eb - F - Gb - Ab - Bb - Cb - D Intervals: 2 - 1 - 2 - 2 - 1 - 3 - 1 Type: Septonic
The scale displayed with its numeric formula, intervals and scale degrees.
The sixth degree is written as Cb, which is the same as B. A practice in a scale notation is to not include the same letter twice, if it can be avoided.
The main chords that are related to this scale are the following:
The tones in these chords corresponds to the tones of the Eb Harmonic Minor scale.
The second and fourth columns include short notations for the chords in the first and third columns respectively. These are based on common ways to play the chord, but there are other alternatives. See more about this notation system on the FAQ page.
The E flat Harmonic Minor scale consist of seven notes. These can be described as intervals, as semi-notes or steps on the guitar fingerboard from the first note to the next octave. Written as semi-notes: 2 - 1 - 2 - 2 - 1 - 3 - 1. Written as steps: whole, half, whole, whole, half, whole and a half, half.
The Eb Harmonic Minor is one of three Eb Minor scales, the other two are Eb Natural Minor and Eb Melodic Minor.