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Major Key Signatures

Sharp Key Signatures:

  • C major = no sharps or flats
  • G major = F#
  • D major = F#, C#
  • A major = F#, C#, G#
  • E major = F#, C#, G#, D#
  • B major = F#, C#, G#, D#, A#
  • F# major = F#, C#, G#, D#, A#, E#
  • C# major = F#, C#, G#, D#, A#, E#, B#

Flat Key Signatures:

  • F major = B♭
  • B♭ major = B♭, E♭
  • E♭ major = B♭, E♭, A♭
  • A♭ major = B♭, E♭, A♭, D♭
  • D♭ major = B♭, E♭, A♭, D♭, G♭
  • G♭ major = B♭, E♭, A♭, D♭, G♭,... (More)
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How to read sheet music

Like an actor’s script, a sheet of music instructs a musician on what to play (the pitch) and when to play it (the rhythm). Sheet music may look complicated, but once you’ve gotten the hang of a few simple elements like notes, bars and clefs, you’re ready to rock.

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