Guitar Chords for Beginners

Guitar Chords for Beginners contains 65 different chords arranged in easy fingerings, with some of the more difficult chords dealt with incrementally allowing you to focus on the difficult fingers first with a freer hand, before adding other fingers.

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Easy Guitar Chords
Guitar Chords for Beginners emphasis is mostly on open chord versions (chords that contain strings that aren’t fretted). Whether E major or A13sus4 the open chord arrangements give the beginner a larger stepping stone.

Getting the right technique can make all the difference in getting a clear chord. Technical issues  and technique are covered in detail with picture examples. Some chords are shown in alternate fingerings to suit your preference.

Power & Barre Chords

Introduction to movable Power chords & Barre chords. Barre chords are shown as cut-down versions of full major and minor barre chords giving you an incremental way to work up to the full versions.

Audio Examples

Every guitar chord has a downloadable example audio track. Each chord is played slowly one string at a time before being strummed, enabling you to hear if you have played it right or to hear what you need to work towards. Listen to samples on player >>

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