June 2013 Archives

Buy "Grab It" by Vince Lauria the key to soloing and song writing:

C Harmonic Minor Pentatonic Scale #7. (HM Pent #7)
Also called Ultralocrian Pentatonic Scale.

ALL scales repeat the same pattern up and down in tone. C major scale: C, D, E, F, G, A, B and C. Numbers are given to correspond to the major scale degrees or positions.

C Major Scale: C=1/Root, D=2nd, E=3rd, F=4th, G=5th, A=6th, B=7th, C=8th/octave. 

C Harmonic Minor Pentatonic Scale #7: C=1/Root, Db=b2nd, Fb=b4th(E), Gb=b5th, Ab=b6th, C=1/8 octave.

Memorize the C Harmonic Minor Pentatonic Scale #7 note names and number formula.
C HM Pentatonic #7 - note names= C, Db, E, Gb, Ab and C  (I have substituted E for Fb)  

C HM Pentatonic #7 - number formula= 1/R, b2nd, b4th, b5th, b6th and root/8. 

C,  Db,  E,   Gb, Ab,  C

1,  b2,  b4, b5, b6,  8/1

Using the note name chart below - play the C HM Pentatonic #7 scale starting from low thick E string 1st fret up neck, then back down neck. Repeat this same process for each string. Remember to say note names out loud as you play each note up and then down in tone. Repeat this process for all 6 strings: Low E, then A, D, G, B and thin E string. The underlined fret number indicates dot positions:  
 open    1        3,      5,       7,       9,          12,         15,     17     19,   21,      24
HM 7.png

Now play and say out loud as you play the C harmonic minor pentatonic scale #7 pentatonic scale. Play the C note twice ascending and descending to memorize root note positions.

The note to note intervals are the same. This applies to any string, octave, position, instrument or Key. Repeat this same process for bass, piano and any other instrument.

All materials for personal use only.
Vince Lauria Sun and Earth Music

Copyright © 2013

About this Archive

This page is an archive of entries from June 2013 listed from newest to oldest.

May 2013 is the previous archive.

July 2013 is the next archive.

Find recent content on the main index or look in the archives to find all content.



  • pictures
Powered by Movable Type 4.38