A Minor chord intervals and notes
Intervals 1 - b3 - 5
Notes in A m A - C - E

The minor chord is a triad (a three-note chord), which means the chord has 3 notes as counted from the root: 1 - b3 - 5. You'll notice that the only difference from the major chord is the flattened 3rd degree note, but this makes a world of difference, since the chords basic quality is totally changed.

A Minor Chord Charts, Fingering, Voicings

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

Chord learning tip 1.

Practicing at least 30-60 minutes a day will really propell your guitar skills and technique, so keep practicing!

Chord learning tip 2.

When learning chords, try not looking at your fretting fingers after a while, since you'll need to be able to form the chord without peeking.

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