Asked in
Scales and Key Signatures

What is the primary difference between a major scale and minor scale?

Answer

User Avatar
Wiki User
June 27, 2010 11:58PM

A major scale is happy and a minor scale makes you feel sad, they can both have sharps and flats, but they always sound different, every note has a major and a minor scale but they will have a different key signature, so you could have c major which has no sharps or flats or c minor which has an e flat.

I hope this was helpful.