Musical Scale Info: D major pentatonic



Notes of this scale:
D E F# A B
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: D    Bm   

Other Triads: Dsus2    Esus4    Esus2    Asus4    Asus2    Bsus4   

4 Notes Chords: D6    E7sus4    E7sus2    Bm7    B7sus4   

5 and 6 Note Chords: D6/9    E9sus4    E9sus2    Bm11   
Scales Equivalent to D major pentatonic :
B minor pentatonic;
Scales wich notes are within D major pentatonic:
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Scales where D major pentatonic is within them:
D major; G major; A major; A melodic minor; D ionian; G ionian; A ionian; E natural minor; F#/Gb natural minor; B natural minor; E dorian; A dorian; B dorian; C#/Db phrygian; F#/Gb phrygian; B phrygian; C lydian; D lydian; G lydian; D mixolydian; E mixolydian; A mixolydian; E aeolian; F#/Gb aeolian; B aeolian; C#/Db locrian; F#/Gb locrian; G#/Ab locrian; B blues;
Scales 1 note away from D major pentatonic:
G major pentatonic; A major pentatonic; E minor pentatonic; F#/Gb minor pentatonic;

Charts for D major pentatonic on Guitar and Piano


major pentatonic scale on key D for Guitar

major pentatonic scale on key D for Piano

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