Ab Major scale

A flat Major scale for bass guitar presented by diagram.
The Ab Major displayed as fingerboard diagram for bass. The root notes are in darker color. The one-octave pattern starts on the 4th string, 4th fret.


1 octave

Ab Major scale diagram for bass guitarNotes: Ab - Bb - C - Db - Eb - F - GIntervals: 2 - 2 - 1 - 2 - 2 - 2 - 1 Type: Septonic 

The scale displayed with its numeric formula and scale degrees.

Formula Notes Degrees
1 Ab Tonic
2 Bb Supertonic
3 C Mediant
4 Db Subdominant
5 Eb Dominant
6 F Submediant
7 G Subtonic

The A flat Major consists of seven notes. It can be described in steps as a formula which is written as whole step, whole step, half step, whole step, whole step, whole step, half step from the first note to first note in the next octave.