#1
Hey all, Im new to all this stuff so take it easy on me.
I already know how to get the major scale using the WWHWWWH formula. So yeah i have the general idea of how to get the scale on the fretboard but im confused about the different patterns used. Does it really matter as long as i get the right notes or is there a right way to shaping the scale?

Any help would be awesome and mybad if i explained myself like a dumbass.
#4
there is no 'right' shape to it, some are just easier to play in certain contexts than others and involve less stretching etc. Try and avoid learning shapes if possible, i did learn shapes and it took me years to break the mindset of using them, you'll be better off in the future if you know it as intervals rather than shapes.
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