The key of C♯ Locrian has a key signature of 2 sharps (F#, and C#). The C♯ Locrian scale has the notes C#, D, E, F#, G, A, and B. It is the 5th most popular key among Locrian keys and the 77th most popular among all keys. The C♯ Locrian scale is similar to the C♯ Minor scale except that both the 2nd and the 5th notes (D and G) are a half step lower. This means that the characteristic "home base" chord of C♯ Locrian has a dissonant diminished quality (c#˚), which makes it a very uncommon choice for songs. For chord progressions, statistics, and tendencies, view this key in Hooktheory Trends
According to the TheoryTab database, songs in C♯ Locrian draw almost entirely from the following 10 chords. Click on a chord below to show it on the piano and hear how it sounds.
Click on the following songs in C♯ Locrian to see their chords and melody in the TheoryTab database.
Play or download MIDI files for the following popular chord progressions in C♯ Locrian.