Example 1 : Notes on the 6th (E) string

 

E1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

H

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

G

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

D

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

E6

F

F#

G

G#

A

A#

B

C

C#

D

D#

E

F

 

1st fret

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

12th fret

 

                                   

                

 

 

 

Example 2 : Basic minor scale pattern

 

E1

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--------O-------

--------O-------

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--------O-------

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H

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--------O-------

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--------O-------

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--------O-------

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G

--------O-------

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--------O-------

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--------O-------

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D

--------O-------

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--------O-------

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--------O-------

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A

--------O-------

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--------O-------

--------O-------

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E6

--------O-------

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--------O-------

--------O-------

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Basic minor chord shape

 

E1

--------O-------

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H

--------O-------

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G

--------O-------

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D

--------O-------

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--------O-------

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A

--------O-------

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--------O-------

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E6

--------O-------

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Example 3 : Basic major scale pattern

 

E1

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--------O-------

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--------O-------

--------O-------

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H

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--------O-------

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--------O-------

--------O-------

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G

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--------O-------

--------O-------

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--------O-------

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D

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--------O-------

--------O-------

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--------O-------

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A

--------O-------

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--------O-------

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--------O-------

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E6

--------O-------

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--------O-------

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--------O-------

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Basic major chord shape

 

E1

--------O-------

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H

--------O-------

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G

--------O-------

--------O-------

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D

--------O-------

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--------O-------

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A

--------O-------

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--------O-------

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E6

--------O-------

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Example 4 : G-minor scale

 

E1

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--------O-------

--------O-------

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--------O-------

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H

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--------O-------

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--------O-------

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--------O-------

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G

--------O-------

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--------O-------

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--------O-------

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D

--------O-------

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--------O-------

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--------O-------

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A

--------O-------

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--------O-------

--------O-------

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E6

--------O-------

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--------O-------

--------O-------

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                3rd fret

 

G-minor chord

 

E1

--------O-------

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H

--------O-------

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G

--------O-------

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D

--------O-------

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--------O-------

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A

--------O-------

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--------O-------

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E6

--------O-------

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                3rd fret

 

 

 

Example 5 : C-minor scale

 

E1

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--------O-------

--------O-------

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--------O-------

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H

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--------O-------

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--------O-------

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--------O-------

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G

--------O-------

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--------O-------

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--------O-------

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D

--------O-------

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--------O-------

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--------O-------

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A

--------O-------

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--------O-------

--------O-------

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E6

--------O-------

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--------O-------

--------O-------

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               8th fret

 

C-minor chord

 

E1

--------O-------

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H

--------O-------

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G

--------O-------

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D

--------O-------

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--------O-------

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A

--------O-------

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--------O-------

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E6

--------O-------

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               8th fret

 

 

Example 6 : A-major scale

 

E1

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--------O-------

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--------O-------

--------O-------

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H

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--------O-------

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--------O-------

--------O-------

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G

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--------O-------

--------O-------

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--------O-------

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D

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--------O-------

--------O-------

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--------O-------

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A

--------O-------

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--------O-------

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--------O-------

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E6

--------O-------

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--------O-------

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--------O-------

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                   5th fret

 

 

A-major chord

 

E1

--------O-------

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H

--------O-------

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G

--------O-------

--------O-------

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D

--------O-------

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--------O-------

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A

--------O-------

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--------O-------

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E6

--------O-------

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                  5th fret

 

 

Example 7 : B-major scale

 

E1

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--------O-------

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--------O-------

--------O-------

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H

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--------O-------

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--------O-------

--------O-------

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G

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--------O-------

--------O-------

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--------O-------

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D

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--------O-------

--------O-------

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--------O-------

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A

--------O-------

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--------O-------

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--------O-------

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E6

--------O-------

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--------O-------

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--------O-------

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                   7th fret

 

 

B-major chord

 

E1

--------O-------

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H

--------O-------

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G

--------O-------

--------O-------

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D

--------O-------

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--------O-------

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A

--------O-------

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--------O-------

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E6

--------O-------

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                  7th fret