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B Flat Major Pentatonic Scale

This guitar scale reference contains the notes, formula, structure, and positions for the B Flat Major Pentatonic scale. For an in-depth lesson on the major pentatonic scale, see Major Pentatonic Scale Positions.

Notes of B Flat Major Pentatonic Scale

The B♭ Major Pentatonic Scale contains three natural notes and two sharps.

B♭ – C – D – F – G

Scale Formula

IntervalsRootMajor 2ndMajor 3rdPerfect 5thMajor 6th
NotesB♭CDFG

Scale Positions

The diagrams below outline the 5 CAGED positions for the B♭ Major Pentatonic scale.

Position 1

B flat major pentatonic scale position 1 diagram

Position 2

B flat major pentatonic scale position 2 diagram

Position 3

B flat major pentatonic scale position 3 diagram

Position 4

B flat major pentatonic scale position 4 diagram

Position 5

B flat major pentatonic scale position 5 diagram

Parent and Relative Scales

Parent Major of B♭ Major Pentatonic: B♭ Major Scale | B♭ – C – D – E♭ – F – G – A

Relative Minor of B♭ Major Pentatonic: G Minor Pentatonic | G – B♭ – C – D – F