E Major scale

E Major scale for bass guitar presented by diagram.
The E Major displayed as fingerboard diagram for bass. The root notes are in darker color. The one-octave pattern starts on the 3rd string, 7th fret.

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1 octave

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

The scale displayed with its numeric formula and scale degrees.

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

The E 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.