Watch the Major Scale online guitar lesson by Trey Alexander from Rock Guitar For Beginners

This scale is one of the most commonly used scales and helps to make the most of the chords that we will use and that are used in music. The Major Scale is a diatonic scale that represents seven distinct notes plus an eighth which duplicates itself an octave higher. Let's learn the formula for a diatonic major scale and then begin to move it all over the fret board. I will provide you with chords for each of the scales so that you can hear the direct relationship with the notes of each scale.