B Major Guitar Chord Lesson

Learn how to play the B Major Chord with this free lesson. The B Major Guitar Chord is found in the B Major Scale: B C# D# E F# G# A# B. It is made up of the 1, 3 and 5 of this scale.  What this means is you need to find the 1st, 3rd and 5th positions of the B Scale in order to form this chord, or the notes  B, D# and F#.

Here is a key that will help you read the chart:

Basic Guitar Chords Chart Key

The B Major chord is one that makes many beginners cringe.  It is by far one of the most difficult chords to play.  I have included 8 variations of this chord below that can be played throughout the entire neck of your guitar.  Below the chord charts, I have also included 2 video demonstrations of this chord that I found on YouTube.  I hope you find this post helpful.  Enjoy!

B Major Video Demos