SC01 The major scale

FavoriteLoadingAdd to favorites The major scale or the Ionian major scale (first of the 7 mode scales) Well, the scale almost all western music is built on Scale degrees/intervals, example in C: C, tonic (1) D, major second (2) E, major third (3) F, perfect fourth (4) G, perfect fifth (5) A, major sixth (6) B, major seventh (7) Scale formula: Whole step - C to D Whole step - D to E Half step - E to F Whole step - F to G Whole step - G to A Whole step - A to B Half step - B to C

ryanjulius said,

September 11, 2009 @ 11:31 am

the lessons are awesome man!!
give me a plenty of time to practice and lots of lessons from your site and i’ll be a better bass player!!!

mauibassplayer said,

October 20, 2008 @ 10:13 am

Aloha, I am new to learning scales, but I am determined to incorporate them into my skill set.

Mark G said,

August 19, 2008 @ 8:16 am

Hi Thomas

In the learning learning scales section the only one am able to download is the c major root position(A str.3rd fret), but none of the others why is that? or what do I need to do for downloading?

Mark G
Should work , if you are logged in with your username

ingrediensen said,

August 14, 2008 @ 4:05 pm

Yes! Thanks! 🙂

rebelsean said,

August 14, 2008 @ 12:17 pm

Thanks Thomas, been on hols back to learn more from your good self, Sean

steve242 said,

August 13, 2008 @ 9:57 pm

I love this series of vids!!…SWEET!
I use the acronym IDPLMALI… (sounds like “I’d pull Molly”)…to remember the rest of the major modes; and then the patterns just start going everywhere! hahaha!!

haris said,

August 13, 2008 @ 9:06 pm

nice thomas thank you


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