B Major chord intervals and notes
Intervals 1 - 3 - 5
Notes in B maj B - D# (Eb) - F# (Gb)

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..

B Major Chord Charts, Fingering, Voicings

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

Chord learning tip 1.

Learning chords is one thing, but playing them in the context of chord progressions turn the baren chords into music.

Chord learning tip 2.

Dead strings and fret buzzing means you are not holding down the guitar chord correctly. Stop, check your fingers, and start over.

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