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