Chromatic Music: Definition, Scale & Harmony


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Given the C major as a key (the notes in the key of C major are C, D, E, F, G, A, B, C), which of these is a chromatic note?

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1. What is a chromatic scale?

2. A sharp changes the notes how?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The quiz and worksheet will assess your understanding of chromatic music. Topics you will need to know include chromatic notes and scales.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these study tools to help you:

  • Understand how sharps change notes
  • Identify what a flat does to a note
  • Recognize chromatic harmonies

Skills Practiced

The quiz and worksheet will help you with these skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on chromatic music
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding what a flat does to a note and interpret it correctly
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about chromatic scales

Additional Learning

Want to read more about chromatic music? Review this lesson called Chromatic Music: Definition, Scale & Harmony, which covers the following:

  • Define chromatic music
  • Understand key
  • Recognize 7th and 6th chords
  • Define inversion