C\E Guitar Chord
C (with E added as the lower note) major for guitar

C\E Guitar Chord and alternate tunings. 6 chord voicings, charts and sounds. Chord notes and structure: C E G (R 3 5).


C\E Chord

Full name: C (with E added as the lower note) major
AKA: CM\E  
Guitar sound:

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C\E Guitar Chord Charts

Simplified notation: 0 3 2 0 1 0 Difficulty level: Rookie
C\E for guitar on frets 0, 3, 2, 0, 1, 0 C\E for guitar on frets 0, 3, 2, 0, 1, 0

Simplified notation: 12 x 10 12 13 x Difficulty level: Professional
C\E for guitar on frets 12, x, 10, 12, 13, x C\E for guitar on frets 12, x, 10, 12, 13, x

Simplified notation: x 7 5 5 5 x
C\E for guitar on frets x, 7, 5, 5, 5, x C\E for guitar on frets x, 7, 5, 5, 5, x


Simplified notation: x 7 x 9 8 8
C\E for guitar on frets x, 7, x, 9, 8, 8 C\E for guitar on frets x, 7, x, 9, 8, 8


Simplified notation: 12 10 10 12 x 12
C\E for guitar on frets 12, 10, 10, 12, x, 12 C\E for guitar on frets 12, 10, 10, 12, x, 12


Simplified notation: x x 2 5 5 3
C\E for guitar on frets x, x, 2, 5, 5, 3 C\E for guitar on frets x, x, 2, 5, 5, 3




C\E Inversions on guitar


C\E Chord Structure

Notes: C E G
Interval structure: R 3 5

Chord construction:
R = C
C + major interval = E (scale degree = 3rd)
E + minor interval = G (scale degree = 5th)


C ;


C\E on other instruments

C\E piano
C\E Piano chord chart
C\E guitar
C\E Guitar chord chart
C\E ukulele
C\E mandolin
C\E banjo


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C\E Chord Harmonized Progressions

C major scale harmonized triads
C Dm Em F G Am Bdim

G major scale harmonized triads
G Am Bm C D Em Gbdim

F major scale harmonized triads
F Gm Am Bb C Dm Edim

A natural minor scale harmonized triads
Am Bdim C Dm Em F G

E natural minor scale harmonized triads
Em Gbdim G Am Bm C D

D natural minor scale harmonized triads
Dm Edim F Gm Am Bb C

F harmonic minor scale harmonized triads
Fm Gdim Abaug Bbm C Db Edim

E harmonic minor scale harmonized triads
Em Gbdim Gaug Am B C Ebdim

G melodic minor scale harmonized triads
Gm Am Bbaug C D Edim Gbdim

F melodic minor scale harmonized triads
Fm Gm Abaug Bb C Ddim Edim




Scales Related to C\E

Scales that include all of the notes of C\E.
C major F major G major F melodic minor G melodic minor C ionian F ionian G ionian E harmonic minor F harmonic minor D natural minor E natural minor A natural minor D dorian G dorian A dorian E phrygian A phrygian B phrygian C lydian

C\E chord staff

Musical staff for the C\E chord

C\E summary table

Guitar chord name C\E (C (with E added as the lower note) major)
Guitar sound
Notes and structureC E G (R 3 5)
Alternate tunings
Related Chords C ;
Chord Categories basic major triad   Major chord  
Other Notations CM\E  
Chord Construction R = C
C + major interval = E (scale degree = 3rd)
E + minor interval = G (scale degree = 5th)
C\E on other instrumentsC\E piano
C\E Piano chord chart
C\E guitar
C\E Guitar chord chart
C\E ukulele
C\E mandolin
C\E banjo

Tweak notes of C\E

E
C
G
E
C
E
X
X
X
X
X
X




References related to this chord

basic major triad   Major chord  

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