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