Can You Name These Chords?
See if you answered correctly below, and master your chords & classic songs with Fender Play!
By Perry Martin
Mystery Chord #1:
Answer: If you guessed A minor, you are correct! The A minor chord can be a challenge for beginner guitarists who haven’t built up their finger dexterity yet, but when you look at the sheer volume of songs that use the Am chord, it’s a challenge worth accepting!
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Mystery Chord #2:
Answer: That’s right - this is a D major chord! The D major chord is one of the five foundational shapes for learning how to play guitar, and for good reason - it shows up in millions of songs!
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Mystery Chord #3:
Answer: This chord is a standard C major chord in the open position!
The C chord is often a challenging task for new players, but not to worry - on Fender Play we’ll show you how you can play this essential chord with just one finger, and with Fender Play’s Chord Challenge, you can get your fingers in line fast!
Mystery Chord #4:
Answer: Our last mystery chord is a B chord! The B chord is a slightly more challenging chord than the standard open chords since it involves barring three strings. Learn how to play it on Fender Play right here!
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