# Scale Formulas, Patterns & Intervals Chart for Quick Reference

Here's a simple reference page for the formula/pattern and intervals of a
bunch of popular music scales. An easy one-pager to refresh your memory on how
the different scales are built.

With the scale formulas, Whole means
**Whole step** (aka Whole tone) and
Half means
**Half step** (aka semitone or half tone).

The scales covered here are the major scale,
natural minor scale,
melodic minor scale,
harmonic minor scale,
Dorian scale,
Phrygian scale,
Lydian Scale,
Mixolydian Scale,
Locrian Scale,
minor pentatonic scale,
major pentatonic scale,
major blues scale,
minor blues scale,
augmented scale and
diminished scale.

Get in touch with me here if you'd like me to add
formulas for more scales on this page.

→ You may also like
this chart of chord formulas and intervals.

## Major Scale Formula

### Intervals

## Natural Minor Scale Formula

### Intervals

## Melodic Minor Scale Formula

### Intervals

## Harmonic Minor Scale Formula

### Intervals

## Dorian Scale Formula

### Intervals

## Phrygian Scale Formula

### Intervals

## Lydian Scale Formula

### Intervals

## Mixolydian Scale Formula

### Intervals

## Locrian Scale Formula

### Intervals

## Minor Pentatonic Scale Formula

### Intervals

## Major Pentatonic Scale Formula

### Intervals

## Major Blues Scale Formula

### Intervals

## Minor Blues Scale Formula

### Intervals

## Augmented Scale Formula

### Intervals

## Diminished Scale Formula

### Intervals

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