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

C\G Guitar Chord and alternate tunings. 4 chord voicings, charts and sounds. Chord notes and structure: C E G (R 3 5).


C\G Chord

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

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C\G Guitar Chord Charts

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

Simplified notation: 3 3 5 5 5 3 Difficulty level: Intermediate
C\G for guitar on frets 3, 3, 5, 5, 5, 3 C\G for guitar on frets 3, 3, 5, 5, 5, 3

Simplified notation: x 10 10 9 8 8
C\G for guitar on frets x, 10, 10, 9, 8, 8 C\G for guitar on frets x, 10, 10, 9, 8, 8


Simplified notation: x x 5 5 5 8
C\G for guitar on frets x, x, 5, 5, 5, 8 C\G for guitar on frets x, x, 5, 5, 5, 8




C\G Inversions on guitar


C\G 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\G on other instruments

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


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C\G 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\G

Scales that include all of the notes of C\G.
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\G chord staff

Musical staff for the C\G chord

C\G summary table

Guitar chord name C\G (C (with G 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\G  
Chord Construction R = C
C + major interval = E (scale degree = 3rd)
E + minor interval = G (scale degree = 5th)
C\G on other instrumentsC\G piano
C\G Piano chord chart
C\G guitar
C\G Guitar chord chart
C\G ukulele
C\G mandolin
C\G banjo

Tweak notes of C\G

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




References related to this chord

basic major triad   Major chord  

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