Half Whole Diminished Scale Lines

Half Whole Diminished Scale Lines

Half/Whole Diminished Scale

Here’s a quick lesson with some melodic lines constructed from the Half Whole diminished scale. Diminished scales are a great way of adding colour and variety to your soloing and are very popular with many jazz improvisers.

The following diminished scale lines can be played over a good number of different chord types, but here are a few suggestions to get you started:

C7b9, C7#9, C13b9, C13b9#11, A/C, Db dim7, E dim7. G dim7, Bb dim7 etc.

Half Whole Diminished Scale

Download the above lines in the PDF file attached below.


Happy Practicing,