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Melodic Minor Scale Tabs

The melodic minor scale is the same as the natural minor but with the sixth and seventh scale degrees raised a half step. This scale is often used with ascending melodies in combination with the natural minor for descending. This can be a confusing topic, you can find more information about minor scales here

1. C melodic minor scale with the root note on 6th string, 8th fret

E||-----------------------------------7-8-10-||
B||------------------------------8-10--------||
G||-----------------------7-8-10-------------||
D||----------------7-9-10--------------------||
A||---------6-8-10---------------------------||
E||--7-8-10----------------------------------||

2. C melodic minor scale with the root note on 4th string 10th fret

E||--------------------------------------------10-11-13-||
B||-----------------------------------10-12-13----------||
G||-----------------------------10-12-------------------||
D||--------------------10-12-13-------------------------||
A||-----------10-12-14----------------------------------||
E||--10-11-13-------------------------------------------||

3. C melodic minor scale with the root note on 5th string 15th fret

E||--------------------------------------------11-13-15-||
B||-----------------------------------12-13-15----------||
G||-----------------------------12-14-------------------||
D||--------------------12-13-15-------------------------||
A||-----------12-14-15----------------------------------||
E||--11-13-15-------------------------------------------||

4. C melodic minor scale with the root note on 5th string 3rd fret

E||------------------------------3-5-7-||
B||------------------------3-4-6-------||
G||--------------------4-5-------------||
D||--------------3-5-7-----------------||
A||--------3-5-6-----------------------||
E||--3-5-7-----------------------------||

5. C melodic minor scale with the root note on 6th string 8th fret

E||------------------------------5-7-8-||
B||--------------------------6-8-------||
G||--------------------5-7-8-----------||
D||--------------5-7-9-----------------||
A||--------5-6-8-----------------------||
E||--5-7-8-----------------------------||