In this post you will find information about natural, melodic and harmonic scales of E minor and chords related to the given scales.
E Natural Minor Scale
E (natural) minor scale consists of notes E, F♯, G, A, B, C, and D. It has one sharp note.
Chords In The Key of E Minor
The chords in the key of E minor are as follows.
E minor. Its notes are E – G – B
F# diminished. Its notes are F# – A – C
G major. Its notes are G – B – D
A minor. Its notes are A – C – E
B minor. Its notes are B – D – F#
C major. Its notes are C – E – G
D major. Its notes are D – F# – A
E Harmonic Minor Scale
In a harmonic minor scale, seventh note of the natural minor scale is raised by a half-step.
Natural E Minor Scale : E, F♯, G, A, B, C, D, E
Harmonic E Minor Scale : E, F♯, G, A, B, C,D#, E
E 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.
E melodic minor scale ascending : E, F♯, G, A, B, C#, D#, E
E melodic minor scale descending: E, F♯, G, A, B, C, D, E