Learn how to play the Abm7 Guitar Chord (also known as G#m7) with this free lesson. The Abm7 Guitar Chord is found by locating the 1-b3-5-b7.of the Ab Guitar Scale: Ab – Bb – C – Db – Eb – F – G – Ab
Abm7 Notes: Ab – Cb – Eb – Gb.
There are 4 variations of this chord pictured below in the charts. Three of these are barre chords and they also require that mute certain strings. These chords aren’t easy so if you haven’t been playing that long, you may find these difficult to master. Please don’t get discouraged and give this chords a try anyway. You have to challenge yourself if you want to improve as a guitarist.
Remember to keep practicing and build up strength in those hands and fingers and you will be playing this chord in no time.
Here is a key that will help you read the charts:
Everything on the above chart should be self explanatory, except for the last three in the third column. They may need a bit of explaining. The O, or open symbol, simply means that you do not press down on any notes on that string. The X means you do not strum that particular string. The Barre symbol means you need to barre that particular fret. When you barre a fret you are pressing down on multiple strings at the same time with one finger.
Here is a video demonstrating how to play this chord on the 4th fret as a barre chord.