Asked • 03/14/19

Pentatonic Scales Question?

I'm learning the notes on the fret board and I just wanted to ask something about the pentatonic scales you see, A minor pentatonic is A C D E G on the 5th fret, but when I play it on the 2nd fret its G A C D E, can someone tell me what's the theory behind this? Thank you guys

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Alexander T. answered • 03/27/19

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Adam S. answered • 03/14/19

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