E Major chord intervals and notes
Intervals 1 - 3 - 5
Notes in E maj E - G# (Ab) - B

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..

E Major Chord Charts, Fingering, Voicings

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

Chord learning tip 1.

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.

Chord learning tip 2.

Your fingers need to get used to the given chord shapes, but with time, they will automatically form the shape naturally.

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