Major and Minor Pentatonic Shape Illustrations

This is a short post that will include illustrations of major and minor pentatonic scales.

I’ve already posted about the importance of major and minor pentatonic scales, so there’s no need to recycle that material.

Most of the lessons in the scales section of this site includes detailed descriptions of many scales, including notation, tablature and diagrams.

Sometimes it can be helpful to reduce things to simple diagrams, like this:

Major Pentatonic Drawing


Minor Pentatonic Drawing


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