D Note on The Staff
D Note on the Piano and Keyboard
D Note Accidentals
D Music Notes in Different Clefs
Treble Clef – D
Bass Clef – D
The D below middle C (D3) sits on the third line of the bass clef.
Alto Clef – D
The D above middle C (D4) sits on the third space of the alto clef.
Tenor Clef – D
The D above middle C (D4) sits on the fourth space of the tenor clef.
Mezzo- soprano – D
The D above middle C (D4) sits on the second space of the mezzo-soprano clef.
Soprano Clef – D
The D above middle C (D4) sits on the first space of the soprano clef.
Baritone Clef – D
The D below middle C (D3) sits on the second line of the baritone clef.
Popular Scales starting on D
The major scale formula is W-W-H-W-W-W-H, where W= whole step and H = half step. Below is the D major scale.
D Natural Minor
The natural minor formula is W-H-W-W-H-W-W. Below is the D natural minor scale.
D Harmonic Minor
The harmonic minor formula is W – H – W – W – H – W1/2 – H. Note that this scale has a three semitone step or a whole-step-and-a-half.
D Melodic Minor
When ascending the melodic minor scale follows this pattern: W-H-W-W-W-W-H.
When descending it follows the natural minor pattern.
Modes Starting on D
Below are the modes that start on D.
Frequency of D Music Note
Using the equal temperament tuning system, the A above middle C is 440 Hz. This means that the D above middle C would be approximately 294 Hz.
Solfege D Note
In the solfege system, the syllables Do, Re Mi, Fa, Sol, La, Si are used to refer to the notes names, C, D, E , F, G, A, B.
The D music note in solfege is referred to as ‘Re’,