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G Sharp Minor Pentatonic Scale

This guitar scale reference contains the notes, formula, structure, and positions for the G Sharp Minor Pentatonic scale. For an in-depth lesson on the minor pentatonic scale, see Minor Pentatonic Scale Positions.

Notes of G Sharp Minor Pentatonic Scale

The G# Minor Pentatonic Scale contains one natural note and four sharps.

G# – B – C# – D# – F#

Scale Formula

IntervalsRootMinor 3rdPerfect 4thPerfect 5thMinor 7th
NotesG#BC#D#F#

Scale Positions

The diagrams below outline the 5 CAGED positions for the G Sharp Minor Pentatonic scale.

Position 1

G sharp minor pentatonic scale position 1 diagram

Position 2

G sharp minor pentatonic scale position 2 diagram

Position 3

G sharp minor pentatonic scale position 3 diagram

Position 4

G sharp minor pentatonic scale position 4 diagram

Position 5

G sharp minor pentatonic scale position 5 diagram

Relative and Parallel Scales

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

Parallel Major of G# Minor Pentatonic: G# Major Pentatonic | G# – A# – B# – D# – E#

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Guitar Key Guide

Guitar Key Guide is a valuable reference for quickly determining the chords and scale patterns for all major and minor keys. It includes the following:

  • Basics of diatonic harmony and key theory
  • Chords for all the major and minor keys (5 shapes for each chord based on the CAGED system)
  • 5 patterns of the major and minor scales for each major and minor key
  • Theory behind building key chords from major and minor scales
  • 103 pages

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