C Major Guitar Chord

In this advanced guitar chord tutorial, you will learn several challenging variations of the C Major Guitar Chord.  If you are just starting out with guitar, then the following chords will most likely be a bit difficult for you.  It is therefore recommended that you head over to our Beginner C Major Guitar Chord Lesson Here. If you are feeling adventurous however, then rock on!

This chord is found within the C Major Scale: C D E F G A B . It contains the notes C, E and G. We arrive at these notes when we follow a simple formula: 1, 3 and 5, which means that we take the 1st, 3rd and 5th positions of this scale.

Here is the key you will need in order to read the chord diagrams below.

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