Scale on Guitar: How To Play the Lydian Dominant Scale

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On this page, you find several fretboard diagrams for the Lydian Dominant scale, with box and 3 notes per string patterns.

The intervals that compose the Lydian Dominant Scale scale are Root, Major Second, Major Third, Augmented Fourth, Perfect Fifth, Major Sixth, and Minor Seventh

The C Lydian Dominant Scale scale is composed of the notes C, D, E, F#, G, A, and Bb


C Lydian Dominant Scale Intervals:

1
b2
2
b3
3
4
#4
5
#5
6
b7
7

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Lydian Dominant Scale Notes in all Keys

123#456b7
CDEF#GABb
GABC#DEF
DEF#G#ABC
ABC#D#EF#G
EF#G#A#BC#D
BC#D#E#F#G#A
F#G#A#B#C#D#E
GbAbBbCDbEbFb
C#D#E#F##G#A#B
DbEbFGAbBbCb
G#A#B#C##D#E#F#
AbBbCDEbFGb
D#E#F##G##A#B#C#
EbFGABbCDb
A#B#C##D##E#F##G#
BbCDEFGAb
FGABCDEb

Lydian Dominant Scale Fretboard Diagrams

All the following patterns are provided in the key of C. To play the scale in another key, move the patterns up or down the neck to the root you want to use.

C Lydian Dominant Scale - Box Pattern - Variation 1

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Guitar Tabs and diagras for the Lydian Dominant scale - Box Pattern with note names

C Lydian Dominant Scale - Box Pattern - Variation 2

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Lydian Dominant guitar scale diagram - Box Pattern with note names

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C Lydian Dominant Scale - Box Pattern - Variation 3

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C Lydian Dominant Scale - Box Pattern - Variation 4

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Lydian Dominant guitar scale fretboard diagram - Box Pattern with note names

C Lydian Dominant Scale - Box Pattern - Variation 5

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Lydian Dominant guitar scale diagram - Box Pattern with note names

C Lydian Dominant Scale - Box Pattern - Variation 6

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Fretboard diagram and tablature for the Lydian Dominant scale - Box Pattern with note names

C Lydian Dominant Scale - Box Pattern - Variation 7

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C Lydian Dominant Scale - Box Pattern - Variation 8

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C Lydian Dominant Scale - Box Pattern - Variation 9

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C Lydian Dominant Scale - Box Pattern - Variation 10

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C Lydian Dominant Scale - Box Pattern - Variation 11

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C Lydian Dominant Scale - 3 Notes per String Pattern - Variation 12

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Guitar Tabs and diagras for the Lydian Dominant scale - 3 Notes per String Pattern with note names

C Lydian Dominant Scale - 3 Notes per String Pattern - Variation 13

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C Lydian Dominant Scale - 3 Notes per String Pattern - Variation 14

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C Lydian Dominant Scale - 3 Notes per String Pattern - Variation 15

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C Lydian Dominant Scale - 3 Notes per String Pattern - Variation 16

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C Lydian Dominant Scale - 3 Notes per String Pattern - Variation 17

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C Lydian Dominant Scale - 3 Notes per String Pattern - Variation 18

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C Lydian Dominant Scale - 3 Notes per String Pattern - Variation 19

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Fretboard diagram and tablature for the Lydian Dominant scale - 3 Notes per String Pattern with note names

C Lydian Dominant Scale - 3 Notes per String Pattern - Variation 20

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Lydian Dominant guitar scale fretboard diagram - 3 Notes per String Pattern with note names

C Lydian Dominant Scale - 3 Notes per String Pattern - Variation 21

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C Lydian Dominant Scale - 3 Notes per String Pattern - Variation 22

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