Guitar Chord Dictionary
In this Guitar Chord Dictionary you will find basic guitar chord charts that will guide you to playing in no time.
the different guitar chords in the suggested order and remember to
download the Printable Guitar Chords PDF document at the end of this
is the sum of 3 or more pitches played at the same time. Every guitar
chord can be played in a major, minor or 7th position. When the letter
of the chord is followed by an "m" it means the chord is minor, when it
is followed by a "7" the chord is dominant or seventh and when the
letter is placed by itself it means the chord is major. View the
explanation for basic guitar chord charts before scrolling down.
reading tablatures, guitar chord charts are read with the strings in a
vertical (from top to bottom) position and the frets in a horizontal
(from left to right) position. Strings begin from left to right
starting on the 6th and ending with the 1st; in the far right. When a
number appears in the upper left-hand corner, it means that the chord
should be played starting in that fret number. In this case, the top
horizontal line refers to that fret number and not the nut. The little
circle placed on top of the nut indicates than an open string be played.
Visit the guitar parts section if you are not familiarized with some of the terms mentioned in this site.
Here are the videos and basic guitar chord charts with the major, minor and 7th positions of each chord.
With these guitar song chords you are set to start playing over 90%
of all songs you hear on the radio. Review the guitar chords carefully
and practice changing from minor to mayor to 7th smoothly. At first
your fingers might touch the nearby string, don't get frustrated; it's
normal. Have patience and use the tip of your finger to press each
To find a more complex Guitar Chord Dictionary and their Guitar Chords Chart with augmented and diminished chords, visit Chordie. Another great option is All Guitar Chords
- Chord finder, including split chords and chord variations. Also
features standard and exotic guitar scales. In my opinion, they have
the most complete chord dictionary on the internet.
If you haven't downloaded the printable guitar chords
PDF document, do it now so you can practice later with the printed
chord sheet offline. If the file opens in your browser select "FILE"
then "SAVE PAGE AS".
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