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How To Play Guitar Chords In Three Steps

1 LOOK AT the numbers on the chord diagram

How to play the guitar chord G major
  • You play chords by reading chord diagrams (see left).

  • The black dots represent your fingers.
  • The numbers on the top of each chord diagram tell you which fingers to use on each string according to the Fingering Key in step 2.
  • Chord diagrams with a double line on the top are played near the edge of the guitar. The double line represents the nut.

2 LOOK AT the Fingering Key

Fingering key for guitar chords
  • Each finger is represented by a number in the Fingering Key. You use the corresponding finger on each string.
  • A string that doesn’t have a black dot on it has either a 0 (zero) or a X. If it has a 0, you strum that string without putting any fingers down. If it has a X, you don’t strum that string.

3 PUT your fingers in the right spots and strum the chord

G Major chord diagram


Fingering key for guitar chords


G Major chord photo

Chord Playing Tips

  • Place your thumb on the back of the neck. Arch your fingers and bend the first knuckle of each finger to press down only one string per finger.
  • Place your fingers as close as possible to the frets, but not on top of them. This will make the strings sound best and keep them from buzzing.
  • To learn chords quickly, practice fingering them 20 times without strumming.
Where to place your thumb on the guitar photo

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