Music Theory

C Minor Key – Piano Scale

c minor key signature

The C minor scale fingering on piano. (Harmonic and natural minor scale on returning down). The teacher should proceed with this scale as with the others, explaining the need of an additional flat.

c minor scale

The harmonic and natural minor scale of C.

About C minor Key masterpieces

C major is the parallel scale of C minor scale and Eb Major is its relative major key.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s piano concert No. 24 K. 491 is in C minor key that has been related
epic fight since Beethoven’s time. In fact, Ludwig van Beethoven’s Symphony Number 5 was composed in C minor.

Piano etude in C minor key

A piano Etude in C minor key: Allegro. Mark well the bass.