D# scales

Bass guitar scales with D# as the root note.
Choose from the categories below for fingerboard diagrams and supplementary information.

D# Major D# Minor D# Melodic Minor D# Harmonic Minor D# Major Pentatonic D# Minor Pentatonic D# Ionian D# Dorian D# Mixolydian D# Aeolian

Explanations

Major - One of the most common scales, containing seven notes. The D# Major scale are connected to the key of D# (D sharp), they contain same notes.
Minor - One of the most common scales, containing seven notes. The D# Minor scale are connected to the key of D# Minor (D sharp Minor), they contain same notes. D# Minor is sometimes written as D#m in shortened form. Sometimes written as Natural Minor to distinguish it from other Minor scale categories.
Melodic Minor - This minor scale differs from the Natural Minor by containing one instead of three flattened notes.
Harmonic Minor - This minor scale differs from the Natural Minor by containing two instead of three flattened notes.
Major Pentatonic - A five-notes scale based on the Major scale, but without the 4th and the 7th intervals.
Minor Pentatonic - A five-notes scale based on the Minor scale, but without the 2nd and the 6th intervals.
Ionian - The first mode of the Major scale.
Dorian - The second mode of the Major scale.
Mixolydian - The fifth mode of the Major scale.
Aeolian - The sixth mode of the Major scale.