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|C Major chord intervals and notes|
|Intervals||1 - 3 - 5|
|Notes in C maj||C - E - G|
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..
Here are 6 voicings of the Cmaj guitar chord, with a chord chart to each voicings' fingering.
Pick the single notes to the chord when first learning it, making sure there are no dead notes.
Learning to play new guitar chords takes practice and dedication, so don't give up if you don't get it right on the first go.