A♭ Dorian Cheat Sheet

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The A♭ Dorian Scale

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Key Signature

Key signature of Ab Dorian showing 6 flats (B♭, E♭, A♭, D♭, G♭, and C♭)

About The Key Of A♭ Dorian

The key of A♭ Dorian has a key signature of 6 flats (B♭, E♭, A♭, D♭, G♭, and C♭). The A♭ Dorian scale is similar to the A♭ Minor scale except that its 6th note is a half step higher (F). Chord progressions in Dorian have a characteristic sound due to the major quality of the chord built on the 4th scale degree. For chord progressions, statistics, and tendencies, view this key in Hooktheory Trends

The 20 Most Popular Chords In A♭ Dorian

According to the TheoryTab database, songs in A♭ Dorian draw almost entirely from the following 20 chords. Click on a chord below to show it on the piano and hear how it sounds.

Songs using a Dorian key

Click on the following songs in A♭ Dorian to see their chords and melody in the TheoryTab database.

Down By The River
by Neil Young
Girl In The Fire
by Pendulum
Sanxion Loader
by Rob Hubbard
Timeless
by PrototypeRaptor
Pretender - Deniz Koyu Remix
by Miike Snow
Sugar Rush
by AKB48
Kick the Rock
by Hunnid-P
Feel So Close
by Calvin Harris
Queen Rutela Theme
by The Legend of Zelda
Karkat's Theme
by Homestuck Soundtrack
Around The World
by Arty
Nara
by Es Posthumus
Shine
by Hydroform
Open Space
by Arty
Nilla Wafer Top Hat Time
by Rhett and Link
Atlas
by Coldplay
Space Junk
by Wolfgang Gartner
The Electric Dream
by Mord Fustang
Criminal
by Britney Spears
Two To One
by Adam Szabo and Johan Vilborg
Chun Li's Theme
by Nintendo
Blue Jeans
by Lana Del Rey
Bloom
by Norin and Rad
Adventure Time
by Rogue
Breathe
by Two Steps From Hell
Memories
by David Guetta
Before The Dive
by St Lucia
Angry Birds Theme
by Ari Pulkkinen
This Is Your Life
by EDX and Nadia Ali
Headlines
by Drake
Orinico Flow
by Enya
Morning Bell
by Radiohead
Woke Up This Morning
by Alabama 3
Ordinary World
by Duran Duran
Beautiful Life
by Armin van Buuren
Drive Hard
by PrototypeRaptor
Retrograde
by James Blake
I'm Not Over
by Carolina Liar
Tired of Being Sorry
by Enrique Iglesias
Fasten Your Seatbelts
by Pendulum
What Goes Around Comes Around
by Justin Timberlake
Look Closer
by MORTEN
9
by Komytea
I Rave You
by Basto
Paradox
by Jaytech
Bullet Proof - I Wish I Was
by Radiohead
Boundless Energy
by Soundprank
Burn It Down
by Linkin Park
Chrono Trigger - Main Theme
by Yasunori Mitsuda
Kiss From A Rose
by Seal
Paranoid Android
by Radiohead
Let Me Love You
by Mario
Dust In The Wind
by Kansas
Money For Nothing
by Dire Straits
Zara
by Arty
Astor - Shur-I-Kan Remix
by Robert Babicz
Horse with No Name
by America
Empty Friend
by Failure
Song of the Lonely Mountain
by Neil Finn
Man In The Box
by Alice In Chains
She Wolf Falling To Pieces
by David Guetta ft Sia
Free Run
by Instrumental Core
Karma Police
by Radiohead
That's the Way I Like It
by KC and The Sunshine Band
Marble Garden Zone Act 1
by Sega
Slim Chances
by Jack Wall
Angoa
by Felix Reina
Jump 'N' Move
by The Brand New Heavies
To France
by Mike Oldfield
So Far To Go
by J Dilla
Erase-Rewind
by The Cardigans
Heart Shaped Box
by Nirvana
The Fox
by Ylvis
The Vulture
by Pendulum
Another Brick In the Wall
by Pink Floyd
Won't Want For Love
by The Decemberists
They Reminisce Over You
by Pete Rock and CL Smooth
Work Song - Les Miserables
by Claude-Michel Schonberg
Tourniquet
by Knife Party

Popular Chord Progressions In The Key Of A♭ Dorian

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