G Major Ukulele Scale


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

The major scale is certainly the most important scale in music (at least for Western music) because it is used in many styles like Pop, Rock, Hard Rock, and Jazz. A large part of music theory and harmony in general is based on this scale and its construction.

Don't know what a scale is? Read this first.


Staff Line Notation

Scale details

  • Type : Major
  • Number of notes : 7
  • Formula : 1,2,3,4,5,6,7
  • Notes : G, A, B, C, D, E, G♭
  • Intervals : W,W,H,W,W,W,H
  • Degrees : G (I - tonic), A (II - supertonic), B (III - mediant), C (IV - subdominant), D (V - dominant), E (VI - submediant), G♭ (VII - leading tone)

Scale Positions

You'll find below the 5 different positions/shapes of the G Major 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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