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5. Key Signatures Exercises

Grade Five Music Theory - Lesson 5: Key Signatures Exercises


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 Key Signatures - Exercise 1


State the major and minor keys represented by the following key signatures:

  1. One sharp, bass clef
  2. Four flats, bass clef
  3. Six sharps, treble clef
  4. Three sharps, alto clef
  5. Five flats, tenor clef
  6. Two flats, treble clef
  7. Two sharps, bass clef
  8. Six flats, alto clef


 Writing Key Signatures - Exercise 2

Write the key signatures which represent the following keys, using the clefs provided.

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  1. E flat major E flat major, treble clef
  2. D minor D minor, alto clef
  3. F sharp minor F sharo minor, tenor clef
  4. E flat minor E flat minor, bass clef
  5. G sharp minor G sharp minor, tenor clef
  6. B major B major, bass clef
  7. F major F major, treble clef
  8. A minor A minor, alto clef



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