Bb Melodic Minor

Bb Melodic Minor scale for bass guitar presented by diagram.
The B flat Melodic Minor displayed as fingerboard diagram for bass. The notes are marked in blue color, root notes in darker shade. The one-octave pattern starts on the 4th string, 6th fret.

Bb Melodic Minor one octave

Bb Melodic Minor scale diagram for bass guitar

Bb Melodic Minor full fretboard

Bb Melodic Minor scale whole neck diagram

Bb Melodic Minor with note names

Bb Melodic Minor scale with note letters diagram
Notes: Bb - C - Db - Eb - F - G - A Intervals: 2 - 1 - 2 - 2 - 2 - 2 - 1 Type: SeptonicĀ 

The scale displayed with its numeric formula and scale degrees.

Formula Notes Intervals Degrees
1 Bb Unison Tonic
2 C Major second Supertonic
b3 Db Minor third Mediant
4 Eb Perfect fourth Subdominant
5 F Perfect fifth Dominant
6 G SixthSubmediant
7 A Major seventh Subtonic

The B flat Melodic Minor consists of seven notes. It can be described in steps as a formula of distances written as whole step, half step, whole step, whole step, whole step, whole step, step from the root to the next root note.
It is identical with Bb Natural Minor apart from the sixth and major seventh intervals.

B flat Melodic Minor scale starting on E-string:

Bb Melodic Minor scale bass tab

B flat Melodic Minor scale starting on A-string:

Bb Melodic Minor scale bass tab

The numbers above the tablatures are suggested fingerings.