A Blues scale

Notes

A C D D# E G play notes

Intervals

WH W H H WH W

Semitones

1 4 6 7 8 11

Scale degrees

1 ♭3 4 ♭5 5 ♭7

Guitar neck

This guitar neck shows the notes of the blues scale.

Shapes

These CAGED scale patterns help you learn the blues scale as it relates to standard CAGED chords. For instance, Pattern 1 will correspond to a C chord.

Pattern 1

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Pattern 2

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Pattern 3

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Pattern 4

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Pattern 5

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