A Flat Major 7 Guitar Chord Lesson

In the following tutorial, you will learn how to play the Ab7 Guitar Chord (also known as A Flat Dominant 7, A Flat Dominant 7th).  There are 3 voicings or variations of this chord below (see the chord charts).  These chords are a bit challenging to play if you are just beginning as some do require barre and muting techniques that you may not have mastered as of yet.  Give them a try though.  It's … [Read more...]

Bbm7 Guitar Chord Lesson

Learn How to Play the Bbm7 Guitar Chord The Bbm7 Guitar Chord (also known as B Flat Minor 7, A#m7) is found in the Bb Major Scale.  The Bb Major scale consists of the following notes:  Bb C, D, Eb, F, G, and A.  In order to find the notes that make up this particular chord, we use the formula: 1, b3, 5, b7.   This means that we take the 1st, flattened 3rd, fifth and flattened 7th positions of … [Read more...]

Gsus4 Guitar Chord Lesson

Learn How to Play Gsus4 Chord for Guitar In the following lesson, you will  learn how to play the Gsus4 chord for guitar (also known as G Suspended 4th).  This is an advanced lesson and will demonstrate, with the use of the chord charts below, how to play several advanced voicings of this chord. Let's first talk about some of the theory behind the construction of this particular chord.   This … [Read more...]

F Sharp 7 Guitar Chord Lesson

How to Play the F Sharp 7 Guitar Chord Learn how to play the F#7 Guitar Chord with this free lesson. To construct this chord, we need to take a look at the  F#  Scale: F#, G#, A#, B, C#, D#, and E#.  We are going to need 4 notes from this scale.  To find these notes, we apply the formula: 1,3,5 and b7.  This means that we take the 1st, 3rd, 5th and flattened 7th positions of the F# Scale, or the … [Read more...]

How to Play the Dm7 Chord on Guitar

The Dm7 Guitar Chord - Advanced  Voicings The following post will demonstrate and explain how to play the Dm7 Chord on Guitar (also known as D Minor 7, Dmin7).  Follow this link for an easy beginner version of the D Minor 7 Chord. The Dm7 is a beautiful sounding chord and often used in jazz guitar. You are welcome to scroll right down to the chord charts below or stick around for a little … [Read more...]

D Dominant 7th Guitar Chord Lesson

Learn How to Play the D Dominant 7th Guitar Chord Let's learn how to play the D Dominant 7th Guitar Chord shall we?  This chord is often referred to as a "Blues" Chord.  When you first play it, you will quickly understand why. It's a wonderful sounding chord and definitely one you should add to your chord library.   This lesson will teach you several advanced voicings of this chord.  Follow this … [Read more...]

Em Guitar Chord Lesson – Advanced Voicings

Learn how to Play the Em Guitar Chord In the following post, you will learn how to play several advanced voicings of the Em Guitar Chord.  Follow this link for an easy beginner version of the E Minor Guitar Chord. To form the Em Guitar Chord, we take the 1, b3 and 5 positions of the E Major Scale: E, F#, G#, A, B, C#, and D#, or the notes E, G and B.  That little "b3" symbol  means that we … [Read more...]

Eb9 Guitar Chord Lesson

Learn How to Play the Eb9/D#9 Guitar Chord The purpose of the following post is to show you several advanced voicings for the Eb9 Guitar Chord (also known as D#9, E Flat 9, D Sharp 9, E Flat Dominant 9, Eb Dominant 9) The Eb Dominant 9 Chord is found by locating the 1, b3, 5 , b7 and 9 positions of the Eb Major scale: Eb F G Ab Bb C D Eb, or the notes Eb, Gb, Bb, Db and F. The "b3" means that … [Read more...]

C Sharp Dominant Seventh Guitar Chord Lesson

Learn how to Play the C#7/Db7 Guitar Chord In the following acoustic guitar lesson, you will learn how to play 5 advanced voicings of the C#7 Guitar Chord (also know as Db7, C Sharp 7, C Sharp Dominant Seventh, D Flat Dominant 7). The C Sharp Dominant Seventh Chord  is found by locating the 1, 3, 5 and b7 positions (C#, E#,G# and B) of the C# Scale: C#, D#, E#, F#, G#, A#, and B#.  The "b7" … [Read more...]

How to Play the C7 Chord on Guitar

Learn How to Play the C7 Guitar Chord In the following lesson, you will learn how to play the C7 chord on guitar.  This lesson will cover advanced versions of this chord.  If you would like to learn and easier version, follow this link for an easy C7 chord for  beginners. The C7 Chord (also known as the Dominant C 7th Chord, C Dominant 7) is built from the notes of the C Major Scale: C D E F G … [Read more...]