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C Harmonic Major Pentatonic Scale #2. (HMaj Pent #2)
Also called Dorian b5 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 Major Pentatonic Scale #2: C=1/Root, D=2nd, F=4th, Gb=b5th, Bb=b7th, C=1/8 octave.

Memorize the C Harmonic Major Pentatonic Scale #2 note names and number formula.
C HMaj Pentatonic #2 - note names= C, D, F, Gb, Bb, and C    

C HMaj Pentatonic #2 - number formula= 1/R, 2nd, 4th, b5th, b7th, and root/8. 

C, D, F, Gb, Bb, C

1, 2, 4, b5, b7, 8/1.   

Using the note name chart below - play the C HMaj Pentatonic #2 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
Hmaj mode 2 pentatonic.png


Now play and say out loud as you play the C harmonic major pentatonic scale #2 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.

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C Harmonic Major Pentatonic Scale #1. (HMaj Pent #1)
Also called Ionian b6 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 Major Pentatonic Scale #1: C=1/Root, D=2nd, 3=3rd, G=5th, Ab=b6th, C=1/8 octave.

Memorize the C Harmonic Major Pentatonic Scale #1 note names and number formula.
C HMaj Pentatonic #1 - note names= C, D, E, G, Ab, and C    

C HMaj Pentatonic #1 - number formula= 1/R, 2nd, 3rd, 5th, b6th, and root/8. 

C, D, E, G, Ab, C

1, 2, 3, 5, b6, 8/1.   

Using the note name chart below - play the C HMaj Pentatonic #1 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 mode 1 pentatonic.png


Now play and say out loud as you play the C harmonic major pentatonic scale #1 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.

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Now combine all of the Melodic Minor Pentatonic Modes to create melodies for songs and soloing.

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 Melodic Minor Scale: C=1/Root, D=2nd, Eb=b3rd, F=4th, G=5th, A=6th, B=7th

Now play a real life musical example of all Seven Melodic Minor Pentatonic Modes


P.1 com MM pent modes with chords.png

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The note to note intervals (number formulas) for the modes are the same for all instruments. 
This applies to any string, octave, position, instrument or Key. 
Repeat this same process for bass, piano and any other instrument.


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C Melodic Minor Pentatonic Scale #7. (MM Pent #7)
Also called Superlocrian Pentatonic Scale or Diminished Whole Tone 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 Melodic Minor Pentatonic Scale #7: C=1/Root, Eb=b3rd, Gb=b5th, Ab=b6th, Bb=b7th, C=1/8 octave.

Memorize the C Melodic Minor Pentatonic Scale #7 note names and number formula.
C MM Pentatonic #7 - note names= C, Eb, Gb, Ab, Bb, and C    

C MM Pentatonic #7 - number formula= 1/R, b3rd, b5th, b6th, b7th and root/8. 

C, Eb, Gb, Ab, Bb,  C

1, b3, b5, b6, b7, 8/1.   

Using the note name chart below - play the C MM 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

MM Pent scale 7.png




Now play and say out loud as you play the C melodic 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.

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Also this scale is great for soloing over altered dominant seventh chords.
Combine this with the mixolydian pentatonic scale for creating your own unique melodies!

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C Melodic Minor Pentatonic Scale #6. (MM Pent #6)
Also called Aeolian b5 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 Melodic Minor Pentatonic Scale #6: C=1/Root, D=2nd, E=3rd, G=5th, Ab=b6th, C=1/8 octave.

Memorize the C Melodic Minor Pentatonic Scale #6 note names and number formula.
C MM Pentatonic #6 - note names= C, Eb, F, Gb, Bb, and C    

C MM Pentatonic #6 - number formula= 1/R, 3rd, 4th, b5th, b7th and root/8. 

C, Eb, F, Gb, Bb,  C

1, b3, 4, b5, b7, 8/1.   

Using the note name chart below - play the C MM Pentatonic #6 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

Aeolian b5 Pent scale.png




Now play and say out loud as you play the C melodic minor pentatonic scale #6 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.

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Also this scale goes well with the C blues scale.
So combine them together for great soloing sounds!



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