Whole-Half Scales on guitar: Fretboard Patterns and Tabs

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Fretboard diagram and tablature for the Whole-Half scale - Box Pattern intervals

In this post we're going to learn how to play the Whole-Half scale, with the help of fretboard diagrams and guitar tabs.

This scale is composed of the Root, Major Second, Minor Third, Perfect Fourth, Diminished Fifth, Minor Sixth, Major Sixth, and Major Seventh

The notes in the C Whole-Half Scale scale are C, D, Eb, F, Gb, Ab, A, and B


C Whole-Half Scale Intervals:

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

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Whole-Half Scale Notes in all Keys

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CDEbFGbAbAB
GABbCDbEbEF#
DEFGAbBbBC#
ABCDEbFF#G#
EF#GABbCC#D#
BC#DEFGG#A#
F#G#ABCDD#E#
GbAbBbbCbDbbEbbEbF
C#D#EF#GAA#B#
DbEbFbGbAbbBbbBbC
G#A#BC#DEE#F##
AbBbCbDbEbbFbFG
D#E#F#G#ABB#C##
EbFGbAbBbbCbCD
A#B#C#D#EF#F##G##
BbCDbEbFbGbGA
FGAbBbCbDbDE

Whole-Half 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 Whole-Half Scale - Box Pattern - Variation 1

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C Whole-Half Scale - Box Pattern - Variation 2

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C Whole-Half Scale - Box Pattern - Variation 3

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C Whole-Half Scale - Box Pattern - Variation 4

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C Whole-Half Scale - Box Pattern - Variation 5

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C Whole-Half Scale - Box Pattern - Variation 6

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C Whole-Half Scale - Box Pattern - Variation 7

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C Whole-Half Scale - Box Pattern - Variation 8

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C Whole-Half Scale - Box Pattern - Variation 9

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C Whole-Half Scale - Box Pattern - Variation 10

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C Whole-Half Scale - Box Pattern - Variation 11

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C Whole-Half Scale - Box Pattern - Variation 12

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C Whole-Half Scale - 3 Notes per String Pattern - Variation 13

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Whole-Half guitar scale diagram - 3 Notes per String Pattern with note names

C Whole-Half Scale - 3 Notes per String Pattern - Variation 14

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C Whole-Half Scale - 3 Notes per String Pattern - Variation 15

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C Whole-Half Scale - 3 Notes per String Pattern - Variation 16

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Whole-Half guitar scale fretboard diagram - 3 Notes per String Pattern with note names

C Whole-Half Scale - 3 Notes per String Pattern - Variation 17

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Whole-Half guitar scale fretboard diagram - 3 Notes per String Pattern with note names

C Whole-Half Scale - 3 Notes per String Pattern - Variation 18

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Whole-Half guitar scale fretboard diagram - 3 Notes per String Pattern with note names

C Whole-Half Scale - 3 Notes per String Pattern - Variation 19

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Whole-Half guitar scale tabs - 3 Notes per String Pattern with note names

C Whole-Half Scale - 3 Notes per String Pattern - Variation 20

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

C Whole-Half Scale - 3 Notes per String Pattern - Variation 21

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

C Whole-Half Scale - 3 Notes per String Pattern - Variation 22

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

C Whole-Half Scale - 3 Notes per String Pattern - Variation 23

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

C Whole-Half Scale - 3 Notes per String Pattern - Variation 24

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

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Chords Domination: Play Any Chord You Want Across All The Fretboard

chord domination cover This ebook is for those players who want a deeper understanding of the chords they are playing. You'll find more than 800 chord voicings all along the fretboard that will help you learn how to move freely on the neck and play any chord you want in any position.

The book is packed-full with color-coded diagrams that show chord tones, note names, and finger positions, a handy visual chord formula table, and the tones fretboard maps of 44 different chord types.

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