A Minor Cheat Sheet

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The A Minor Scale

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Key Signature

Key signature of A Minor showing no sharps or flats

Relative Keys

The relative keys of A Minor are:

About The Key Of A Minor

The key of A Minor has a key signature of no sharps or flats. The A Minor scale has the notes A, B, C, D, E, F, and G. It is the most popular key among Minor keys and the 7th most popular among all keys. Minor keys, along with major keys, are a common choice for popular music. The three most important chords, built off the 1st, 4th and 5th scale degrees are all minor chords (A minor, D minor, and E minor). For chord progressions, statistics, and tendencies, view this key in Hooktheory Trends

The 20 Most Popular Chords In A Minor

According to the TheoryTab database, songs in A Minor draw almost entirely from the following 20 chords. Click on a chord below to show it on the piano and hear how it sounds.

Songs In The Key Of A Minor

Click on the following songs in A Minor to see their chords and melody in the TheoryTab database.

Trails Of The Past
by Sbtrkt
Final Fantasy IV Battle Theme
by Nobuo Uematsu
Swimming
by Florence and the Machine
Romeo and Juliet
by Nino Rota
Time Is Running Out
by Muse
Hurt
by Johnny Cash
Don't You Want Me
by The Human League
One Semester of Spanish Spanish Love Song
by Runaway Box
Bad Romance
by Lady Gaga
House of the Rising Sun
by The Animals
Transcendence
by Lindsey Stirling
Rockit
by Herbie Hancock
Donde Estan Corazon
by Enrique Iglesias
Otherside
by Red Hot Chili Peppers
Follow You Down
by Zedd
Happiness is a Warm Gun
by The Beatles
Arc Of Space
by Bruce Dickinson
Rainbow in the Dark
by Dio
Satellite
by Oceanlab
Parachute
by Cheryl Cole
Final Fantasy IV World Theme
by Nobuo Uematsu
Nightcall
by Kavinsky
Promises - Skrillex-Nero Remix
by Nero
While My Guitar Gently Weeps
by The Beatles
You Never Give Me Your Money
by The Beatles
Californication
by Red Hot Chili Peppers
Tearin' Up My Heart
by Nsync
Everything Sounds Like Coldplay Now
by Mitch Benn And The Distractions
Don't Panic
by Coldplay
Around The World
by ATC
Harmony
by Runescape
Disconnected
by Pegboard Nerds
For The Win
by Two Steps From Hell
The Importance of Being Idle
by Oasis
If i could fly
by Helloween
Symphony No 7 in A major - II
by Ludwig van Beethoven
Your Mother Should Know
by The Beatles
Apex
by Danny Howard
Angoa
by Felix Reina
Ms Jackson
by Outkast
I will survive
by Gloria Gaynor
Hello
by Lionel Richie
Dressin' Up
by Katy Perry
Miss You Tomorrow
by Christopher S
Atma Weapon Theme
by Nobuo Uematsu
The Eldar
by Blind Guardian
Turn Your Love Around
by George Benson
Lovefool
by The Cardigans
You're Gonna Go Far Kid
by The Offspring
Angie
by The Rolling Stones
4 In the morning
by Gwen Stefani
Blown Away
by Carrie Underwood
No more lies
by Iron Maiden
Rain Over Me
by Pitbull
Thinkin Bout You
by Frank Ocean
Every City
by Equalizers
What Kind of Pokemon Are You
by Pokemon
Tennis Courts
by Lorde
Glass Onion
by The Beatles
Losing My Religion
by REM
Stairway to Heaven
by Led Zeppelin
Final Fantasy VI Boss Battle Theme
by Nobuo Uematsu
Dreams
by Fleetwood Mac
Dragostea Din Tei
by O Zone
Seven Days in Sunny June
by Jamiroquai
Lovesong
by The Cure

Popular Chord Progressions In The Key Of A Minor

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