Octatonic (Whole-tone, Half-tone) Scale on the Piano

The Octatonic (Whole-tone, Half-tone) scale is usually used in melancholic, romantic, or scary music. The minor third in the scale fits the scale into the group of Minor scales, as thus makes the scale ideal for all the previous named situations.

Learn everything about the Octatonic (Whole-tone, Half-tone) Scale:

  • How to play the Octatonic (Whole-tone, Half-tone) Scale on the piano with proper fingering.
  • How to improvise and compose your own music with the Octatonic (Whole-tone, Half-tone) scale.
  • How to harmonize this scale and in what music styles it can be used.

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