Musical Scale Info: C major pentatonic



Notes of this scale:
C D E G A
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: C    Am   

Other Triads: Csus2    Dsus4    Dsus2    Gsus4    Gsus2    Asus4   

4 Notes Chords: C6    D7sus4    D7sus2    Am7    A7sus4    C\E    C\G   

5 and 6 Note Chords: C6/9    D9sus4    D9sus2    Am11    C6\G    C6/9\E    C6/9\G   
Scales Equivalent to C major pentatonic :
A minor pentatonic;
Scales wich notes are within C major pentatonic:
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Scales where C major pentatonic is within them:
C major; F major; G major; G melodic minor; C ionian; F ionian; G ionian; D natural minor; E natural minor; A natural minor; D dorian; G dorian; A dorian; E phrygian; A phrygian; B phrygian; C lydian; F lydian; A#/Bb lydian; C mixolydian; D mixolydian; G mixolydian; D aeolian; E aeolian; A aeolian; E locrian; F#/Gb locrian; B locrian; A blues;
Scales 1 note away from C major pentatonic:
F major pentatonic; G major pentatonic; D minor pentatonic; E minor pentatonic;

Charts for C major pentatonic on Guitar and Piano


major pentatonic scale on key C for Guitar

major pentatonic scale on key C for Piano

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