A minor pentatonic and A Dorian mode combined

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The A minor Pentatonic scale and the A Dorian mode meld well as both employ a flat 3rd compared to the A Major Scale. In the diagrams below the notes of the A Dorian mode that are not part of the A minor Pentatonic are outlined in green for easy identification. They are shown in CAGED shapes as found on the fretboard.

A minor pentatonic and A dorian A (nut) Shape

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A minor pentatonic and A dorian G Shape

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A minor pentatonic and A dorian E Shape

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A minor pentatonic and A dorian D Shape

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A minor pentatonic and A dorian C Shape

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A minor pentatonic and A dorian all CAGED shapes

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A minor pentatonic and A dorian all CAGED shapes stacked

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