The descending pattern for Melodic minor is often played using the natural minor scale notes.

While ascending, raise your 6th and 7th intervals from the tonic.

While descending, lower your 6th and 7th intervals from the tonic.

Scale formula for Ascending: 1-2-♭3-4-5-6-7

Scale formula for Descending: 1-2-♭3-4-5-♭6-♭7

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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