The minor key with A as its tonic.
The minor chord with a root of A.
A minor is a minor scale based on A, consisting of the pitches A, B, C, D, E, F, and G. The harmonic minor scale raises the G to G♯. Its key signature has no flats or sharps. Its relative major is C major, and its parallel major is A major. Changes needed for the melodic and harmonic versions of the scale are written in with accidentals as necessary. Johann Joachim Quantz considered A minor, along with C minor, much more suitable for expressing "the sad effect" than other minor keys. Whereas traditionally key signatures were cancelled whenever the new key signature had fewer sharps or flats than the old key signature, in modern popular and commercial music, cancellation is only done when C major or A minor replaces another key.
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The numerical value of a minor in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of a minor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
A clever man commits no minor blunders.
Patience, n. A minor form of dispair, disguised as a virtue.
It is just a minor surgery, the results are normally very good, this should never have happened.
Absence lessens the minor passions and increases the great ones, as the wind douses a candle and kindles a fire.
Once you agree upon the price you and your family must pay for success, it enables you to ignore the minor hurts, the opponent's pressure, and the temporary failures.
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