The key of G Locrian has a key signature of 4 flats (B♭, E♭, A♭, and D♭). It is the 9th most popular key among Locrian keys and the 81st most popular among all keys. The G Locrian scale is similar to the G Minor scale except that both the 2nd and the 5th notes (A♭ and D♭) are a half step lower. This means that the characteristic "home base" chord of G Locrian has a dissonant diminished quality (g˚), 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 G 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 G Locrian to see their chords and melody in the TheoryTab database.
Play or download MIDI files for the following popular chord progressions in G Locrian.