This guitar scale reference contains the notes, formula, structure, and positions for the A Flat Major Pentatonic scale. For an in-depth lesson on the major pentatonic scale, see Major Pentatonic Scale Positions.
Notes of A Flat Major Pentatonic Scale
The A♭ Major Pentatonic Scale contains three natural notes and two sharps.
A♭ – B♭ – C – E♭ – F
|Intervals||Root||Major 2nd||Major 3rd||Perfect 5th||Major 6th|
The diagrams below outline the 5 CAGED positions for the A♭ Major Pentatonic scale.
Parent and Relative Scales
Relative Minor of A♭ Major Pentatonic: F Minor Pentatonic | F – A♭ – B♭ – C – E♭
Parent Major of A♭ Major Pentatonic: A♭ Major Scale | A♭ – B♭ – C – D♭ – E♭ – F – G