Music Theory – Using the Circle of Fifths for Minor Keys

The circle of fifths can be used to calculate the key signatures for minor keys. This video shows how to use it for this purpose. Please be aware that this video requires some prior knowledge particularly with regard to enharmonic equivalents as using the circle, for minor keys, is a little more complex than it is for major keys.

Author: musictheoryguy
Duration: 597
Published: 2009-01-06 11:15:23
Music Theory – Using the Circle of Fifths for Minor Keys

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