Learn 5 classic jazz pentatonic scale patterns that you can apply to any As many guitarists begin playing rock, blues and pop music before. The scale we’re about to learn is used loads in country, blues and rock. It’s a little strange to get used to at first, because the patterns are the same as for the Mi.

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This position is related to a C major chord shape.

With each of the pentatonlk we learn, there will be a chord shape that will go along with giarre. Either with a jam buddy, recording yourself and playing over it or a Backing Track or This Free A Blues Backing Track or I suppose the best would be jamming with a full band if you have the luxury! Learn the first and third positions thoroughly, because that gives you a good mid-range and high tone options for lead blues playing.

This position is related to a D major chord shape. By far the best only? In this case, it’s an E major chord shape.

Practice Blues Guitar In Any Key With 5 Pentatonic Scale Patterns

Watch this video to understand more: The pattern is simple to remember. It all relates back to the major scale. In this lesson, we are going to be in the key of G major.

Cancel comment Leave a comment Cancel Name. Tips to take your guitar playing from the Bedroom to the Stage. You will find with this scale that some notes sound awesome over some chords and sound pretty crummy over others. You really have to treat this as a new scale to start with – sure there are some minor pentatonic licks you can sneak in there later, but much better to start with thinking of it as a whole new thing! Once you know the five major pentatonic scale shapes, you automatically pentattonik the five minor pentatonic scale shapes.


Basic Guitar Strumming Patterns. As always, technique first and let speed develop naturally.

The 5 Pentatonic Scale Shapes

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The red notes are the chord tones for the Major chord – they are the penttatonik that will sound cool to stop on. Take it one shape at a time until you feel like you’re really getting the hang of it. So one of the things that you need to check out is what notes sound cool over what chords – and you do that by listening.

Using the same approach, here is an even better trick. Beginners Guide to Improvisation: For the fourth scale shape you’ll start with your second finger on the 10th fret. Hi there, thank you for your good work and great guitar website!! The last scale shape begins with your fourth finger on the 15th fret. You can use all the same shapes you’ve already learned for the G major pentatonic scale.


Don’t feel like you need to do pentatomik with all five scale shapes at once.

Practice Blues Guitar In Any Key: 5 Pentatonic Scale Patterns

This will help me make constant improvements to better your experience. Please note that this is Pattern 5!

Try to visualize the shape of the related chord with every scale shape you learn in this lesson. This track is basically just four measures of the G major chord, followed by four measures of the E minor chord. Yay, keep giitarre informed!

Major Pentatonic Scale |

This note will sound great over the A or A7 chord but will sound really bad over the D7 chord. The next scale shape will start with your fourth finger on the 10th fret of the 6th string.

The only difference is the location of the root notes, which have changed from all the G notes to all the E notes.

The scale we’re about to learn is used loads in country, blues and rock. You remember all about root notes right? This position is related to an A major chord shape.