Harmonic Minor Scale for Guitar

Click on a Tab to View the Harmonic Minor Scale for Each Root Note

C Harmonic Minor Scale
D Harmonic Minor Scale
E Harmonic Minor Scale
F Harmonic Minor Scale
G Harmonic Minor Scale
A Harmonic Minor Scale
B Harmonic Minor Scale

The Harmonic Minor Scale structure is similar to the Natural Minor scale structure, except for the 7th note. To play a harmonic minor scale, raise the 7th note of the natural minor guitar scale by a half step as seen below.

Natural Minor Scale Pattern Harmonic Minor Scale Mode Pattern
Natural Minor Scale

The Formula for the Harmonic Minor Scale: whole step, half step, whole step, whole step, half step, whole + half step, whole step OR by lowering the 3rd and 6th notes of the major scale.


Harmonic Minor Scale Tabs