The key of G Phrygian has a key signature of 3 flats (B♭, E♭, and A♭). It is the 3rd most popular key among Phrygian keys and the 53rd most popular among all keys. The G Phrygian scale is similar to the G Minor scale except that its 2nd note (A♭) is a half step lower. Chord progressions in Phrygian often rely on the major chord built off of this 2nd scale degree (A♭ major) which gives the key its distinctive sound. For chord progressions, statistics, and tendencies, view this key in Hooktheory Trends
According to the TheoryTab database, songs in G Phrygian draw almost entirely from the following 20 chords. Click on a chord below to show it on the piano and hear how it sounds.
Click on the following songs in G Phrygian to see their chords and melody in the TheoryTab database.
Play or download MIDI files for the following popular chord progressions in G Phrygian.