This guitar scale reference contains the notes, formula, structure, and positions for the G Minor Pentatonic scale. For an in-depth lesson on the minor pentatonic scale, see Minor Pentatonic Scale Positions.
Notes of G Minor Pentatonic Scale
The notes of the G Minor Pentatonic Scale are G – B♭ – C – D – F. The scale contains four natural notes and one flat.
|Intervals||Root||Minor 3rd||Perfect 4th||Perfect 5th||Minor 7th|
The diagrams below outline the 5 CAGED positions for the G Minor Pentatonic scale.
Relative and Parent Scales
Relative Major of G Minor Pentatonic: B♭ Major Pentatonic | B♭ – C – D – F – G
Parallel Major of G Minor Pentatonic: G Minor Scale | G – A – B♭ – C – D – E♭ – F