C Major scale

C Major scale for bass guitar presented by diagram.
The C Major displayed as fingerboard diagram for bass. The root notes are in darker color. The one-octave pattern starts on the 3rd string, 3rd fret.

C

1 octave

C Major scale diagram for bass guitar Notes: C - D - E - F - G - A - B Intervals: 2 - 2 - 1 - 2 - 2 - 2 - 1 Type: Septonic 

The scale displayed with its numeric formula and scale degrees.

Formula Notes Degrees
1 C Tonic
2 D Supertonic
3 E Mediant
4 F Subdominant
5 G Dominant
6 A Submediant
7 B Subtonic

The C Major consist 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.

C Major scale tablature for four-string bass.

C Major scale bass tab

The numbers above the tablature are suggested fingerings.