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Key signatures

Discussion in 'General Instruction [BG]' started by Bushfire, Nov 8, 2004.


  1. Does that mnenomic (sic) (Father Charles Goes Down And Ends Battle) work for bass clef?
     
  2. Turock

    Turock Supporting Member

    Apr 30, 2000
    Melnibone
    Yes, it does work.

    Father Charles Goes Down And Ends Battle
    will give you the order of sharps in a key signature.

    dna sdrawkcab
    Battle Ends And Down Goes Charles' Father
    will give you the order of flats.

    the clef doesn't matter.
     
  3. Father Christmas Gets Drunk At Every Ball

    Big Elephants And Dogs Grow Carrots Fast

    Hmm i quite like the one you have...mine doesnt quite work backwards for the flats....though the flat one backwards kind of makes sense for the order of sharps