Scales: Ways to Know a Scale: Reading Comprehension


The ability to map the melodic-harmonic function of each note in the scale to its representation in written music represents a significant advance in your musicianship…

Here, for example, is the Bb Major Scale written over two octaves in both treble and bass clef, along with the letter names, scale degrees, and Solfege syllables for each note…


Such knowledge and skill can be mastered with only minutes of effort–and will pay huge dividends in all aspects of your music-making: music-reading, aural comprehension, visio-spatial keyboard awareness, “memorization”, playing by ear, piano technique, interpretation, transposition, and improvisation–guaranteed!

learn more… Ways to Know a Scale: Keyboard Awareness