Guitar Scales Power will help any level guitar player learn scales, improve their playing and ability to improvise. Practice playing with looping scale positions to master the positions and build muscle memory. Start slow and increase speed as you improve.

• Display and playback scale positions covering the fretboard
• Shows scale notes letter name, interval and fingering
• Scale playback speed is adjustable (position and position loop)
• Playback scales - full position or one octave
• Notes highlight as played to aid in learning
• Great scale reference
• Tap on a note to play it

Play scales by swiping across guitar strings; direction of swipe determines ascending or descending playback. Play scale position loops by tapping loop button.

Learn scales by playing along with five patterns that cover the fretboard for each scale. Scale positions correspond to the popular CAGED system. The CAGED system chord shape for the current position of a scale is displayed to help you learn and remember scale positions in any key.

• Easy to use and great sound
• Scale playback instruments : Guitar and Acoustic Guitar
• Count-in option before scale playback
• Shows CAGED system chord shape for scale positions
• Guitar fretboard display (vertical or horizontal)
• Right or left handed guitar display
• Supports alternative tunings
• iPhone - zoom in/out to see complete fretboard
• Universal app – use on iPhone, iPod touch or iPad
• Everything included - no in app purchases!

Pentatonic etc: Major & Minor Pentatonic, Blues, Major Blues
Major scale modes: Ionian, Dorian, Phrygian, Lydian, Mixolydian, Aeolian (Relative Minor) and Locrian
Minor scales: Harmonic Minor, Melodic Minor Ascending (Jazz Minor)
Symmetrical scales: Chromatic

Standard, Std. Half Step Down, Std. Full Step Down, Drop D and Open G

What’s New

Version 2.3.7

Performance improvements
Thanks for the feedback and reviews!

Ratings and Reviews

4.6 out of 5
15 Ratings

15 Ratings

NoteMangler ,

A must have app

Every guitar player needs to learn scales, and this app will greatly help with that. Easy to use as reference, and I really like the different tunings option. Well done!

Robertoproseco ,

Excellent app

This app is awesome if you are looking for a convenient way to learn scales!

More2a ,

Great tool

Just what I was looking for. Thanks. I will purchase the cord/scale app because you deserve at least that.

App Privacy

The developer, Thomas Gunter, indicated that the app’s privacy practices may include handling of data as described below. For more information, see the developer's privacy policy.

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  • Identifiers

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  • Identifiers
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  • Family Sharing

    Up to six family members will be able to use this app with Family Sharing enabled.

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