Originally Posted by MellySingsDoom
Glice - a quick question: In relation to the F (major) scale, isn't B the flatted fifth? And if you fret the B string at 2, would you not get C sharp?
I meant G string at 2, which is A, the third. The Bb is the fourth in the major scale... flattened fifths would require the fourth to be somewhere else, a semitone lower. A flattened fifth would be a B though, or a Cb, but that's unecessarily confusing.