Chord Name Fret Possition (GDgb) Alternate Fret Possition (DGdb) Alternate
A 2-2-2-2 6-7-6-5 2-2-2-2 7-6-5-7
Am 2-2-2-1 9-11-9-10 2-2-1-2 10-9-10-10
A#(Bb) 3-3-3-3 7-8-7-6 3-3-3-3 8-7-6-8
A#m (Bbm) 3-3-2-3 6-8-6-7 3-3-2-3 8-6-6-8
B 4-4-4-4 11-9-8-7 4-4-4-4 9-7-7-9
Bm 4-4-4-3 7-9-7-7 4-4-3-4 9-7-7-9
C 5-5-5-5 0-2-0-1 5-5-5-5 2-0-1-2
Cm 5-5-5-4 0-1-0-1 or, 9-10-9-8 5-5-4-5
C# (Db) 6-6-6-6 1-3-1-2 or, 10-11-10-9 6-6-6-6 3-1-2-3 or, 11-10-9-11
C#m (Dbm) 6-6-6-5 1-2-1-2 or, 9-11-9-9 6-6-5-6 2-3-2-2 or, 11-9-9-11
D 7-7-7-7 2-4-2-3 or, 11-12-11-10 7-7-7-7 0-2-3-4 or, 12-11-10-12
Dm 7-7-7-6 2-3-2-3 or, 10-12-10-10 7-7-6-7 0-2-3-3 or, 12-10-10-12
D# (Eb) 8-8-8-8 1-1-2-3 or, 7-8-7-9 8-8-8-8
D#m (Ebm) 8-8-8-7 4-3-4-3 or, 11-13-11-11 8-8-7-8 4-3-4-4 or, 8-8-7-8
E 9-9-9-9 1-2-1-0 or, 4-6-4-5 9-9-9-9 2-1-0-2 or, 6-4-5-6
Em 9-9-9-8 1-0-1-0 or, 4-6-4-5 9-9-8-9 2-0-0-2 or, 5-4-5-5
F 10-10-10-10 2-3-2-1 or; 5-7-5-6 10-10-10-10 3-2-1-3 or; 7-5-6-7
Fm 10-10-10-9 1-3-1-1 or; 5-7-5-6 10-10-9-10 3-1-2-3 or; 7-5-6-7
F# (Gb) 11-11-11-11 3-4-3-2 or; 6-8-6-7 11-11-11-11 4-3-2-4 or;8-6-7-8
F#m (Gbm) 3-4-3-2 2-4-2-2 or; 6-7-6-7 4-3-2-4 4-3-2-4 or; 7-6-7-7
G 0-0-0-0 4-5-4-3 or; 7-9-7-8 or; 12-12-12-12 0-0-0-0 5-4-3-5 or; 5-7-0-5 or; 9-7-8-9 or; 12-12-12-12
Gm 3-5-3-3 0-0-3-3 or; 12-12-12-11 5-3-3-5 12-12-11-12
G# (Ab) 1-1-1-1 5-6-5-4 1-1-1-1 6-5-4-6
G#m (Abm) 1-1-1-0 4-6-4-4 1-1-0-1 6-4-4-6

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This is wonderful  --  if only I could print it. 

I converted this page to a PDF so people can easily download and print it.  The PDF is attached.


thank you very much Handcoder, i think a lot of people will find that extremely useful!

Here's my version of the various G chords available on GDGB tuning in the first 15 frets. I've limited it to 100% tone chords and what should be movable shapes. I've included inversions so there's between 1 and 8 shapes per chord. Chord symbols, treble clef and tab are shown for each shape. Hope it's useful to you!


wow! thanks Domino, people will find that very useful!


Not all of these are from here. A couple are from THE INTERNET. I hope they're all correct

Craig, I'm slow as shit but i have charts in the works. If you didn't make these, please let me know so i can delete them. I'll not steal other peoples work. If you made them, let me know, as I'd like to post them as charts seeing they're clear and easy to read. I'd like to use them, IF you made them and will allow me.

You may have missed the point of this group, rather than sift Through the internet, a member may come to the nation, and find their needed chords here.  Some people are not net savvy enough to find what you have, believe it or not.  If you're willing to help me build a library within the nation I'd more ant welcome the help. If you're here to mock and be a pest, I'll simply delete and remove everything useless.

Looking Forward to an answer.  

this will come in handy once i finish my baritone CBU and tune it to open g

what is the best option? more easy play chords, and more versatile tuning? thanks ;)


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