Major Harmonic b6

Harmonic Major b6

The harmonic b6 major scale is almost the same as the major scale! The only difference is that the sixth note is diminished by a half note.

The scale got the name from the harmonic minor scale, which has the III and VI degree diminished. Here are the three scales mentioned for comparison:

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hear the harmonic major b6 scale



This scale is used for augmented chords.


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