C Minor chord intervals and notes
Intervals 1 - b3 - 5
Notes in C m C - D# (Eb) - G

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.

C Minor Chord Charts, Fingering, Voicings

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

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.

Switching between chords is a great way of learning to play new chords, try it out!

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