A Blues Ukulele Scale

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Standard Tuning (gCEA).
View this scale in: G-Tuning (DGBE)D-Tuning (ADF#B)Slack-key Tuning (gCEG)

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Diagram/Chart

Staff Line Notation

Scale details

  • Type : Minor pentatonic
  • Number of notes : 6
  • Formula : 1,b3,4,#4,5,b7
  • Notes : A, C, D, E♭, E, G
  • Intervals : WH,W,H,H,WH,W
  • Degrees : A (I - tonic), C (II - supertonic), D (III - mediant), E♭ (IV - subdominant), E (V - dominant), G (VI - submediant)

Scale Positions

You'll find below the 5 different positions/shapes of the A Blues Uke scale in Standard Tuning (gCEA), along with their ascending tab patterns.

Position #1

Position #2

Position #3

Position #4

Position #5

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