LESSON 9: Whole-Steps & the Whole-Tone Scale

  • If ONLY Whole-Steps are used, you'll get the Whole Tone Scale.
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Whole-Steps & the Whole-Tone Scale

If ONLY Whole-Steps are used, you'll get the Whole Tone Scale.

Whole-Step

A Whole-Step is the equivalent of two Half-Steps.

whole step

Whole Tone Scale

If only whole steps are used, the result is what's known as the Whole Tone Scale. The Whole Tone Scale has an ambiguous almost mystical sound.

whole tone scale