D Minor (Dm) Scale and Chords in the Key of Dm

In this post you will find information about natural, melodic and harmonic scales of D minor and chords related to the given scales.

D Natural Minor Scale

D (natural) minor scale consists of notes  D, E, F, G, A, B♭, and C. It has one flat note.

Chords In The Key of D Minor

The chords in the key of D minor are as follows.

D minor. Its notes are D – F – A
E diminished. Its notes are E – G – Bb
F major. Its notes are F – A – C
G minor. Its notes are G – Bb – D
A minor. Its notes are A – C – E
Bb major. Its notes are Bb – D – F
C major. Its notes are C – E – G

D Harmonic Minor Scale

In a harmonic minor scale, seventh note of the natural minor scale is raised by a half-step.

Natural D Minor Scale : D, E, F, G, A, B♭, C, D
Harmonic D Minor Scale : D, E, F, G, A, B♭, C#, D

D Melodic Minor Scale

In the melodic minor scale, you raise the sixth and seventh notes of the natural minor scale by a half step as you go up the scale and then return to the natural minor as you go down the scale.

D melodic minor scale ascending : D, E, F, G, A, B, C#, D
D melodic minor scale descending: D, E, F, G, A, Bb, C, D

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