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.
Search Songs by Chord
Add your chords to the search bar below.
Important: The ability to add your own chords allows you to create a list of songs tailored to your skill level. Enter familiar chords, and every song will be an easy one (by definition). You can also use genre and decade filters to target music you actually want to play.
You’ll Become Addicted to Playing Again
Learn how to overcome the biggest hurdle(s) holding you back.
Tired of playing the same songs?
My progress is slow and painful.
Playing just isn't fun any more.
I don't know enough chords yet.
I don't know what to do next.
It really hurts when I play.
Keeping reading if you don't know any chords yet.
Click any button below to see beginner chords across the 4 major families.
Want to improve fast?
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.