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|E Power Chord chord intervals and notes|
|Intervals||1 - 5|
|Notes in E 5||E - B|
Power Chords are diatonic chords without third interval notes, used often in heavy metal, and generally whenever you play under heavy distortion. Since power chords have no thirds, they are neither major nor minor.
Here are 6 voicings of the E5 guitar chord, with a chord chart to each voicings' fingering.
Switching between chords is a great way of learning to play new chords, try it out!
Our chord library contains hundreds of popular chords you'll want to learn, so have at some more of our free guitar chords. Remember that learning chords is most effective through using them in songs.