Musical Scale Info: A major pentatonic



Notes of this scale:
A B C# E F#
Interval structure of this scale:
W W (W+h) W (W+h)
(W: Whole tone, h: half tone)
Scale structure:
1 2 3 5 6
Chords that fit in this scale:
Normal Triads: F#m    A   

Other Triads: Esus4    Esus2    F#sus4    Asus2    Bsus4    Bsus2   

4 Notes Chords: F#m7    F#7sus4    A6    B7sus4    B7sus2   

5 and 6 Note Chords: F#m11    A6/9    B9sus4    B9sus2   
Scales Equivalent to A major pentatonic :
F#/Gb minor pentatonic;
Scales wich notes are within A major pentatonic:
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Scales where A major pentatonic is within them:
D major; E major; A major; E melodic minor; D ionian; E ionian; A ionian; C#/Db natural minor; F#/Gb natural minor; B natural minor; E dorian; F#/Gb dorian; B dorian; C#/Db phrygian; F#/Gb phrygian; G#/Ab phrygian; D lydian; G lydian; A lydian; E mixolydian; A mixolydian; B mixolydian; C#/Db aeolian; F#/Gb aeolian; B aeolian; C#/Db locrian; D#/Eb locrian; G#/Ab locrian; F#/Gb blues;
Scales 1 note away from A major pentatonic:
D major pentatonic; E major pentatonic; C#/Db minor pentatonic; B minor pentatonic;

Charts for A major pentatonic on Guitar and Piano


major pentatonic scale on key A for Guitar

major pentatonic scale on key A for Piano

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