Your online guide to beginner chords - the building blocks of music.
Already know a few chords?
Use the search tool below to see what songs you can play.
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Keeping reading if you don't know any chords yet.
Click any button below to see beginner chords across the 4 major families.
See easy songs that use these common chord progressions.
The best way to learn chords is in the context of songs. So start with:
When you can play 3 or more chords, you’re ready to start finding your own easy songs.
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The tools below are designed to push you (but not too hard).
Here are some additional resources to guide you along the music path. Be sure to bookmark these for later.
- Major Chords (e.g. G)
- Minor Chords (e.g. Gm)
- Dominant 7th Chords (e.g. G7)
- Minor 7th Chords (e.g. Gm7)