How to construct and play the lydian dominant pentatonic scale

Name

This is the lydian dominant pentatonic scale.

Intervals

How to construct the lydian dominant pentatonic scale?

Use the following intervals in any order to construct this scale. Start on a specific note on which you want to construct this scale from (for instance the note "C") and calculate each interval on top of it. Afterwards, you will be able to play it on your instrument.

Perfect unison

Has 0 semitones and spans 1 naturals.

Major third

Has 4 semitones and spans 3 naturals.

Augmented fourth

Has 6 semitones and spans 4 naturals.

Perfect fifth

Has 7 semitones and spans 5 naturals.

Minor seventh

Has 10 semitones and spans 7 naturals.

Chords

Which chords can you play on the lydian dominant pentatonic scale?

Cheatsheet

Play the lydian dominant pentatonic scale in any musical key

You can play the C lydian dominant pentatonic scale with the following notes.

C   E   F#   G   Bb  

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You can play the C# lydian dominant pentatonic scale with the following notes.

C#   E#   F##   G#   B  

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You can play the Db lydian dominant pentatonic scale with the following notes.

Db   F   G   Ab   Cb  

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You can play the D lydian dominant pentatonic scale with the following notes.

D   F#   G#   A   C  

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You can play the D# lydian dominant pentatonic scale with the following notes.

D#   F##   G##   A#   C#  

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You can play the Eb lydian dominant pentatonic scale with the following notes.

Eb   G   A   Bb   Db  

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You can play the E lydian dominant pentatonic scale with the following notes.

E   G#   A#   B   D  

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You can play the F lydian dominant pentatonic scale with the following notes.

F   A   B   C   Eb  

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You can play the F# lydian dominant pentatonic scale with the following notes.

F#   A#   B#   C#   E  

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You can play the Gb lydian dominant pentatonic scale with the following notes.

Gb   Bb   C   Db   Fb  

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You can play the G lydian dominant pentatonic scale with the following notes.

G   B   C#   D   F  

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You can play the G# lydian dominant pentatonic scale with the following notes.

G#   B#   C##   D#   F#  

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You can play the Ab lydian dominant pentatonic scale with the following notes.

Ab   C   D   Eb   Gb  

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You can play the A lydian dominant pentatonic scale with the following notes.

A   C#   D#   E   G  

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You can play the A# lydian dominant pentatonic scale with the following notes.

A#   C##   D##   E#   G#  

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You can play the Bb lydian dominant pentatonic scale with the following notes.

Bb   D   E   F   Ab  

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You can play the B lydian dominant pentatonic scale with the following notes.

B   D#   E#   F#   A  

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