Win The God Particle
Enter your email for a chance to win The God Particle plugin — the secret sauce powering mixes for some of today’s biggest artists.
Awesome! We sent you an email to confirm your submission.
Something went wrong. Try again.
The god particle image

Everything you need to know about E Minor

Understanding the circle of fifths and the chords in the key of E Minor can be daunting, but our online resource is here to help. We've got you covered with easy to follow explanations and charts to help you get up to speed.

Recording music?
Try Crate! Crate makes it easy to store, organize, and share your unreleased music. Replace your Dropbox or Google Drive with storage built for musicians.
studio with apollo uad

About E Minor

The key of E Minor is a popular key amongst composers due to its melancholic and dark sound. It is the relative minor to G Major and contains the notes E, F#, G, A, B, C, and D. Its natural minor scale is the same as the melodic minor scale, and it has a minor chord built on the tonic note as its tonal center. E Minor is often found in rock, blues, and classical music.

Songs in the key of E Minor

Come as You Are
On & On
Erykah Badu

Chords in the key of E Minor

Em, F#dim, G, Am, Bm, C, D

Sharps and flats

1 Sharp (F#)

E Minor relative major

G Major
Explore other keys