Scales for NYSSMA

  • NYSSMA Levels 1 and 2 - Choose 3 scales to memorize

    NYSSMA Levels 3 and 4 - Choose 7 scales to memorize

     

    C Scale - No sharps or Flats - C-D-E-F-G-A-B-C

    F Scale - 1 flat - (Bb) - F-G-A-Bb-C-D-E-F

    Bb Scale - 2 flats - (Bb and Eb) - Bb-C-D-Eb-F-G-A-Bb

    Eb Scale - 3 flats - (Bb, Eb and Ab) - Eb-F-G-Ab-Bb-C-D-Eb

    Ab Scale - 4 flats - (Bb, Eb, Ab and Db) - Ab-Bb-C-Db-Eb-F-G-Ab

     

    G scale - 1 sharp (F#) - G-A-B-C-D-E-F#-G

    D scale - 2 sharps -(F#, C#) - D-E-F#-G-A-B-C#-D

    A scale - 3 sharps - (F#, C# and G#) - A-B-C#-D-E-F#-G#-A

    E scale - 4 sharps - (F#, C#, G# and D#) - E-F#-G#-A-B-C#-D#-E