F Major Scale Easy Piano 2 Step Tutorial

The F Major Scale Easy Piano 2 Step Tutorial  is formed by playing the following notes in sequence:  F, G, A, B flat, C, D, E, F.

Play this scale in any location on the piano beginning on an F.

F Major Scale Easy Piano 2 Step Tutorial

The fingering for the F major scale is as follows below:

Right Hand fingering – 1 2 3 4  1 2 3 4

Be certain that your 4th finger is on B flat always.

Left Hand fingering – 5 4 3 2 1  3 2 1

Tip:  Simply read the numbers backwards for the descending left hand scale fingering.

F Major Scale Whole Steps and Half Steps

This scale is created the same way that any major scale is formed in Western Music.  Therefore the same sequence of whole steps and half steps occurs in all 12 major scales.

A half step is the shortest distance possible between two notes on the piano keyboard.  In addition, a whole step is comprised of 2 half steps.

So a major scale sequence in any key is:



Recognize that the F Major Scale follows this exact whole step/half step sequence.

F to G is a WHOLE STEP.   From G to A is a WHOLE STEP.  A to B-flat is a HALF STEP.  Then from B-flat to C is a WHOLE STEP.

Next play C to D is as a WHOLE STEP.  D to E is a WHOLE STEP.  Finally, from E to F is a HALF STEP.

F Major Scale and Arpeggio Free Easy Piano Sheet Music – Print Here


F Major Arpeggio

The F Major arpeggio on piano uses these notes in sequence.  Remember that the arpeggios are demonstrated in detail in the above piano tutorial.

Begin with the notes F, A, C, F going upward

Next, play the notes F, C, A, F going downward.

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