Phrygian Scales on guitar: Diagrams and Tabs

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Guitar Tabs and diagras for the Phrygian scale - Box Pattern intervals

Learn how to play the Phrygian guitar scale with guitar tabs and neck diagrams all along the fretboard.

The Phrygian Scale scale is composed of the Root, Minor Second, Minor Third, Perfect Fourth, Perfect Fifth, Minor Sixth, and Minor Seventh

This scale is composed of the notes C, Db, Eb, F, G, Ab, and Bb

This mode is very similar to the Aeolian mode but with a lowered second. Jazz and film scores are common users of Phrygian modes. The opening music to Lord of the Rings: Fellowship of the Ring is a great example of Phrygian.


C Phrygian Scale Intervals:

1
b2
2
b3
3
4
b5
5
b6
6
b7
7

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Phrygian Scale Notes in all Keys

1b2b345b6b7
CDbEbFGAbBb
GAbBbCDEbF
DEbFGABbC
ABbCDEFG
EFGABCD
BCDEF#GA
F#GABC#DE
GbAbbBbbCbDbEbbFb
C#DEF#G#AB
DbEbbFbGbAbBbbCb
G#ABC#D#EF#
AbBbbCbDbEbFbGb
D#EF#G#A#BC#
EbFbGbAbBbCbDb
A#BC#D#E#F#G#
BbCbDbEbFGbAb
FGbAbBbCDbEb

Phrygian 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 Phrygian Scale - Box Pattern - Variation 1

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

C Phrygian Scale - Box Pattern - Variation 2

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C7 chord tones

These maps show you the tones in a chord all along the fretboard. They are incredibly helpful because allow you to:

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C Phrygian Scale - Box Pattern - Variation 3

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C Phrygian Scale - Box Pattern - Variation 4

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C Phrygian Scale - Box Pattern - Variation 5

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C Phrygian Scale - Box Pattern - Variation 6

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Phrygian guitar scale fretboard diagram - Box Pattern with note names

C Phrygian Scale - Box Pattern - Variation 7

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C Phrygian Scale - Box Pattern - Variation 8

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C Phrygian Scale - Box Pattern - Variation 9

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Understand Chord Theory In an Easy and Visual Way

C7 chord tones

This table is part of the new ebook Chords Domination, an innovative resource that will teach you everything about how to create chords all along the fretboard.

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C Phrygian Scale - Box Pattern - Variation 10

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C Phrygian Scale - 3 Notes per String Pattern - Variation 11

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C Phrygian Scale - 3 Notes per String Pattern - Variation 12

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C Phrygian Scale - 3 Notes per String Pattern - Variation 13

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

C Phrygian Scale - 3 Notes per String Pattern - Variation 14

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C Phrygian Scale - 3 Notes per String Pattern - Variation 15

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C Phrygian Scale - 3 Notes per String Pattern - Variation 16

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C Phrygian Scale - 3 Notes per String Pattern - Variation 17

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C Phrygian Scale - 3 Notes per String Pattern - Variation 18

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C Phrygian Scale - 3 Notes per String Pattern - Variation 19

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C Phrygian Scale - 3 Notes per String Pattern - Variation 20

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Fretboard diagram for the Phrygian scale - 3 Notes per String Pattern with note names

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