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Key Chords. Key Chords is an interactive chord chart that allows you hear, see and arrange chords. - Click on a chord to preview how it sounds. - Drag and drop to arrange chords on the timeline - Tweak the settings to control the playback speed Or role the dice until you discover something that fits your mood.

Key Chords

Select a Key: Select your favorite "Key" and whether you want to use the "Major" or "Minor" scale. The resulting chord chart will display a good number of "usable" chords that all work "in the key of" the selected scale. 10 Ways to Play the Most Beautiful Open Chord Shapes. 10 Ways to Play the Most Beautiful Open Chord Shapes Part I A great way to make your chord progressions and songs sound awesome is to use open chord shapes.

10 Ways to Play the Most Beautiful Open Chord Shapes

I always love to use these chords to add some flavor to my chord progressions. Blood - The Middle East. Valentine - Kina Grannis. Yellow Brick Road - Angus and Julia Stone. The Devils Tears - Angus & Julia Stone. For You - Angus & Julia Stone. Big Jet Plane - Angus and Julia Stone. Silver Coin - Angus and Julia Stone. Just a Boy - Angus and Julia Stone. Kiss Me Chords by Ed Sheeran. All Chords Library. Guitar Chords. Get this lesson (plus 29 others) on the Guitar Alliance DVD “Chronicles”.

Guitar Chords

Knowing killer chords is one thing, but knowing where to use them is the trick. That’s why we’re going to spend a little time in this lesson learning about chord families. Common Open Guitar Chords. Open chords are guitar chords that utilize open strings.

Common Open Guitar Chords

They are usually considered the best sounding chords on the guitar. That is because the guitar’s strings sound best when played open. Guitar Barre Chords. Guitar bar chords that have their bass note on the A string work in the same way as the bar chords with the root on the E string.

Guitar Barre Chords

There's one difference: don't play the E string because it is not part of the chord and it will not sound good most times. The major bar chords start from the A chord: Now slide all the notes of the chord two frets higher on the neck.