Basic E-Shape bar chord

 

Please note the positions of the root notes. This is very important to commit to memory.


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E-Shape Major Scale

Please take the time to note the E Major bar chord shape within the scale.


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E-Shape Major Arpeggio

Notes of Major Arpeggio are the 1st (root), 3rd, and 5th of the Major scale. Please take note of root note positions to help you recognize the E-Shape of the CAGED system.

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E-Shape Modes



 

E-Shape Major Pentatonic Scale

Please note position of the root notes. The Major pentatonic scale utilizes the 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 5th, and 6th degrees of the Major scale. The 4th and 7th tones are dropped to produce the 5 note pentatonic scale.


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E-Shape Major Pentatonic Blues Scale

The Major pentatonic blues scale add the flat 3rd to the Major pentatonic scale.


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E-Shape minor Bar Chord

Please note the positions of the root notes.


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E-Shape minor Scale

Only change from Major scale bar chord is the flatted 3rd of the scale. Please take the time to note the E minor bar chord shape within the scale.

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E-Shape minor 7th Arpeggio

Notes of minor arpeggio are the 1st (root), flat 3rd, 5th, and flat 7th of the minor scale. Please take note of root note positions to help you recognize the E-Shape of the CAGED system.

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E-Shape minor Pentatonic Scale

Minor pentatonic scale utilizes the 1st, flat 3rd, 4th, 5th, and flat 7th tones of the Major scale. Please take the time to note the E minor bar chord shape within the scale.
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E-Shape minor Pentatonic Blues Scale

The minor pentatonic blues scale add a flat 5th to the notes of the minor pentatonic scale.

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