G Major chord intervals and notes
Intervals 1 - 3 - 5
Notes in G maj G - B - D

Major chords are triads, also known as three note chords. The 3 notes that make up major chords are the 1st - 3rd - 5th interval notes counted from the root, ascending as per the major scale. Major chords are often inverted, meaning that we change the order of the notes to 3 - 5 - 1 for example. 5 - 1 - 3 is another popular inveret form of major chords..

G Major Chord Charts, Fingering, Voicings

Here are 6 voicings of the Gmaj guitar chord, with a chord chart to each voicings' fingering.

These G Major guitar chord variations can be interchanged freely. If it sounds good, it is good!

Chord learning tip 1.

When playing barre chords, make sure you move your wrist forward further than you would with open chords, this allows for more added pressure to your first finger.

Chord learning tip 2.

One of the best ways to learn new chords is to change from the chord you are learning to another chord you want to learn over and over again.

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