E Flat Harmonic Minor Piano Scale
The key of E flat minor and G flat major are related and share the same key signature of 6 flats, B flat, E flat, A flat, D flat, G flat and C flat. E flat minor is known as the relative minor of G flat major; G flat major is known as the relative major of E flat minor.
E flat is the 6th note of the G flat major scale. The 6th degree of any major scale is always the note which represents the related minor key.
As the keys of G flat major and E flat minor are related to each other, they both share the same key signature of 6 flats. Therefore the scale of E flat minor, in its most basic, natural form, will share exactly the same notes as G flat major but rather than beginning and ending on G flat (G flat major) will begin and end on E flat (E flat minor).
G flat major: Gb Ab Bb Cb Db Eb F Gb
E flat Natural minor: Eb F Gb Ab Bb Cb Db Eb
To change the natural E flat minor scale into the harmonic E flat minor scale
Take the notes from the natural E flat minor scale and raise the 7th degree, D flat, by one semitone or half step to D natural. There will still be 6 flats, in the key signature but now D natural will appear as an accidental on the music staff.
E Flat Harmonic Minor Scale:
E flat F G flat A flat B flat C flat D natural E flat
Below are the piano notes, sheet music and suggested fingerings for the E flat harmonic minor piano scale