Guitar scale exercises

Scale exercises for guitar.
Exercises for different scales in tabs and sheet music.
Choose a style and start playing.

Major

Three notes per string (tab)

Three notes per string (standard notation)

Exercises with movable scale patterns including three notes per string for all natural Major keys.

Major Scale 3rd intervals (tab & standard notation)

Exercises involving 3rd intervals based on the Major Scale for all keys.

Etudes

To utilize intervals for more musical approaches, these etudes (meaning instrumental musical composition for exercise purposes mainly) show some ideas how this can be done.

Etudes 1 and 2 - Major scale intervals (tab & standard notation)


Listen to the etudes:

Minor

Three notes per string (tab)

Three notes per string (standard notation)

Exercises with movable scale patterns including three notes per string for all natural Minor keys.

Chromatic

All Chromatic scales (tab)

All Chromatic scales (standard notation)

Chromatic scale in open position (tab)

Exercises with Chromatic scales in all keys. These can also be played as a simple way to build finger strength.

Notes

These are free exercises that helps you learn scales better. You can print out these exercises or save them on your computer, tablet etc for personal usage.