D Melodic Minor

D Melodic Minor scale for bass guitar presented by diagram.
The D 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 3rd string, 5th fret.

D Melodic Minor one octave

D Melodic Minor scale diagram for bass guitar

D Melodic Minor full fretboard

D Melodic Minor scale whole neck diagram

D Melodic Minor with note names

D Melodic Minor scale with note letters diagram
Notes: D - E - F - G - A - B - C# Intervals: 2 - 1 - 2 - 2 - 2 - 2 - 1 Type: Septonic 

The scale displayed with its numeric formula and scale degrees.

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

The D 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 D Natural Minor apart from the sixth and major seventh intervals.

D Melodic Minor scale starting on E-string:

D Melodic Minor scale bass tab

D Melodic Minor scale starting on A-string:

D Melodic Minor scale bass tab

The numbers above the tablatures are suggested fingerings.