The 5th position of the G major pentatonic scale is the most important scale position in country and bluegrass. It’s used all the time to play open licks and open chord rhythm embellishments. In this guitar lesson video, I’ll show you how to learn and practice the 5th position G major pentatonic scale. Then we’ll go over an easy way you can apply this scale to a basic country and bluegrass chord progression.
Download practice tablature below that shows this lesson’s progression with different fills!
G Major Pentatonic Scale Chart
G Major Pentatonic Scale Tablature – 5th Position