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Guitar Fingering Chart- A Pentatonic Minor Scale Guitar Fingering Chart.

Guitar Lesson Summary & Chart Explanation

Fingering- A Pentatonic Minor

  • The correct 5th fret fingerings for the Pentatonic Minor Scale, Key of A.
  • It is in the Minor family of chord and scale qualities.
  • This is not the Blues Scale.

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A Pentatonic Minor

CAGED system Fingering Diagrams for the A Pentatonic Minor scale by Jay Skyler, Guitar Lessons San Francisco. Ascending and Descending fingerings shown at the 5th fret on the guitar neck.

Guitar Fingering Notes:

The fingerings are identical ascending and descending! Do yourself a favor practice slow with accurate timing and get it right the first time! More about the Spanish Minor Scale on guitar:

 

 

 

 

 

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