B Natural minor Ukulele Scale - D-Tuning


D-Tuning (ADF#B).
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A natural minor scale has the same notes as its relative major scale. However, we start on the sixth note, known as the Aeolian mode. Because the sixth is a minor any song using this scale will often have a sad or melancholy feel to it.

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Staff Line Notation

Scale details

  • Type : Major (Aeolian Mode)
  • Number of notes : 7
  • Formula : 1,2,b3,4,5,b6,b7
  • Notes : B, D♭, D, E, G♭, G, A
  • Intervals : W,H,W,W,H,W,W
  • Degrees : B (I - tonic), D♭ (II - supertonic), D (III - mediant), E (IV - subdominant), G♭ (V - dominant), G (VI - submediant), A (VII - leading tone)

Scale Positions

You'll find below the 5 different positions/shapes of the B Natural minor Uke scale in D-Tuning (ADF#B), along with their ascending tab patterns.

Position #1

Position #2

Position #3

Position #4

Position #5


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