Major Pentatonic Scale in C

The major pentatonic scale has 5 notes (penta means 5 in Greek), plus the sixth note at the octave duplicating the root. Many cultures around the world developed pentatonic scales. They are now commonly used in Blues and Rock music.

Major Pentatonic Scale Intervals

The major pentatonic scale is a pentatonic scale so there are five notes in the scale plus the octave note.

Major Pentatonic Scale Fretboard (in C)
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