How to construct and play the minor six pentatonic scale

Name

This is the minor six pentatonic scale.

Intervals

How to construct the minor six 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.

Minor third

Has 3 semitones and spans 3 naturals.

Perfect fourth

Has 5 semitones and spans 4 naturals.

Perfect fifth

Has 7 semitones and spans 5 naturals.

Major sixth

Has 9 semitones and spans 6 naturals.

Chords

Which chords can you play on the minor six pentatonic scale?

Cheatsheet

Play the minor six pentatonic scale in any musical key

You can play the C minor six pentatonic scale with the following notes.

C   Eb   F   G   A  

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C minor six pentatonic on the piano.

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You can play the C# minor six pentatonic scale with the following notes.

C#   E   F#   G#   A#  

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You can play the Db minor six pentatonic scale with the following notes.

Db   Fb   Gb   Ab   Bb  

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You can play the D minor six pentatonic scale with the following notes.

D   F   G   A   B  

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D minor six pentatonic on the piano.

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You can play the D# minor six pentatonic scale with the following notes.

D#   F#   G#   A#   B#  

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D# minor six pentatonic on the piano.

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You can play the Eb minor six pentatonic scale with the following notes.

Eb   Gb   Ab   Bb   C  

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You can play the E minor six pentatonic scale with the following notes.

E   G   A   B   C#  

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E minor six pentatonic on the piano.

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You can play the F minor six pentatonic scale with the following notes.

F   Ab   Bb   C   D  

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F minor six pentatonic on the piano.

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You can play the F# minor six pentatonic scale with the following notes.

F#   A   B   C#   D#  

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You can play the Gb minor six pentatonic scale with the following notes.

Gb   Bbb   Cb   Db   Eb  

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You can play the G minor six pentatonic scale with the following notes.

G   Bb   C   D   E  

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G minor six pentatonic on the piano.

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You can play the G# minor six pentatonic scale with the following notes.

G#   B   C#   D#   E#  

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G# minor six pentatonic on the piano.

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You can play the Ab minor six pentatonic scale with the following notes.

Ab   Cb   Db   Eb   F  

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You can play the A minor six pentatonic scale with the following notes.

A   C   D   E   F#  

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A minor six pentatonic on the piano.

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You can play the A# minor six pentatonic scale with the following notes.

A#   C#   D#   E#   F##  

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A# minor six pentatonic on the piano.

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You can play the Bb minor six pentatonic scale with the following notes.

Bb   Db   Eb   F   G  

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Bb minor six pentatonic on the piano.

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You can play the B minor six pentatonic scale with the following notes.

B   D   E   F#   G#  

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B minor six pentatonic on the piano.

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