E Major Scale on Ukulele

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

Notes Ascending

E, F, G, A, B, C, D, E

Notes Descending

E, D, C, B, A, G, F, E

Pattern Ascending

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

S = Semitone, T = Tone (2 Semitones)

Pattern Descending

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

S = Semitone, T = Tone (2 Semitones)

Intervals Ascending

E > E0Perfect Unison (P1)
E > F2Major 2nd (M2)
E > G4Major 3rd (M3)
E > A5Perfect 4th (P4)
E > B7Perfect 5th (P5)
E > C9Major 6th (M6)
E > D11Major 7th (M7)
E > E12Perfect Octave (P8)

Intervals Descending

E > E0Perfect Unison (P1)
E > D1minor 2nd (m2)
E > C3minor 3rd (m3)
E > B5Perfect 4th (P4)
E > A7Perfect 5th (P5)
E > G8minor 6th (m6)
E > F10minor 7th (m7)
E > E12Perfect Octave (P8)

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