B Dorian Mode on Ukulele

Here you can learn how to play the Dorian Mode in the key of B on the Ukulele. As well as the scale notes, degrees and patterns of the B Dorian Mode, where available we also provide suggested Ukulele fingerings. In the Ukulele view below, you can display the notes of the B Dorian Mode mapped out onto the Ukulele fretboard and switch between the notes, degrees, intervals or, if we have them, suggested Ukulele fingerings.

Notes Ascending

B, C♯, D, E, F♯, G♯, A, B

Notes Descending

B, A, G♯, F♯, E, D, C♯, B

Pattern Ascending

T, S, T, T, T, S, T

S = Semitone, T = Tone (2 Semitones)

Pattern Descending

T, S, T, T, T, S, T

S = Semitone, T = Tone (2 Semitones)

Intervals Ascending

B > B0Perfect Unison (P1)
B > C♯2Major 2nd (M2)
B > D3minor 3rd (m3)
B > E5Perfect 4th (P4)
B > F♯7Perfect 5th (P5)
B > G♯9Major 6th (M6)
B > A10minor 7th (m7)
B > B12Perfect Octave (P8)

Intervals Descending

B > B0Perfect Unison (P1)
B > A2Major 2nd (M2)
B > G♯3minor 3rd (m3)
B > F♯5Perfect 4th (P4)
B > E7Perfect 5th (P5)
B > D9Major 6th (M6)
B > C♯10minor 7th (m7)
B > B12Perfect Octave (P8)

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