20 Chords Every Guitarist Should Know

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20 Chords Every Guitarist Should Know


Here are some chords every guitarist should know. Open Chords are played within the first few frets on the guitar and include notes on strings that are not fretted and thus considered to be “open” strings. They are the first chords most guitarists learn.

Open chords are sometimes referred to as Cowboy Chords but don’t be fooled, they have a fuller and more robust sound then barre chords that reacts well to the over-driven guitars of rock.

20 Guitar Chords You Need to Know




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• 15 Chords – Major, Minor and Dominant Seventh

• Where to Put Your Fingers and How

• Possible Problem Areas and Solutions

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