Key Signatures

Key Signatures

Is a series of sharp symbols or flat symbols situated on the staff, specify notes that are to be frequently played. Key signature are normally written after the clef at the Starting of a line of musical notation.

The Table Below outlines the several Key Signatures you may encounter. There are several others but these are simply the basic or most common key signatures.

Common Key Signatures

Key Description Key Signature Key Description Key Signature
C Major No Flats D Major Two Sharps

E Major Four Sharps F Major One Flat

G Major One Sharp A Major Three Sharps

B Flat
Two Flats B Major Five Sharps