E- Guitar Chord

E- Guitar Chord and alternate tunings. 8 chord voicings, charts and sounds. Chord notes and structure: E G B (R m3 5).


E- Chord

Full name: E minor
Standard name: Em
AKA: Emin   E-  
Guitar sound:

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Em Guitar Chord Charts

Simplified notation: 0 2 2 0 0 0 Difficulty level: Rookie
Em for guitar on frets 0, 2, 2, 0, 0, 0 Em for guitar on frets 0, 2, 2, 0, 0, 0

Simplified notation: x 7 9 9 8 7 Difficulty level: Intermediate
Em for guitar on frets x, 7, 9, 9, 8, 7 Em for guitar on frets x, 7, 9, 9, 8, 7

Simplified notation: x x 2 4 5 3 Difficulty level: Advanced
Em for guitar on frets x, x, 2, 4, 5, 3 Em for guitar on frets x, x, 2, 4, 5, 3

Simplified notation: x 7 5 4 5 x Difficulty level: Professional
Em for guitar on frets x, 7, 5, 4, 5, x Em for guitar on frets x, 7, 5, 4, 5, x

Simplified notation: x 7 5 x 5 7
Em for guitar on frets x, 7, 5, x, 5, 7 Em for guitar on frets x, 7, 5, x, 5, 7


Simplified notation: 12 14 14 12 12 12
Em for guitar on frets 12, 14, 14, 12, 12, 12 Em for guitar on frets 12, 14, 14, 12, 12, 12


Simplified notation: x 7 9 9 8 x
Em for guitar on frets x, 7, 9, 9, 8, x Em for guitar on frets x, 7, 9, 9, 8, x


Simplified notation: 12 10 9 12 x x
Em for guitar on frets 12, 10, 9, 12, x, x Em for guitar on frets 12, 10, 9, 12, x, x




Em Inversions on guitar

Em\G guitar chord
Em\B guitar chord

Em chord charts for left handed guitar

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Em Chord Structure

Notes: E G B
Interval structure: R m3 5

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


Em on other instruments

E- piano
E- Piano chord chart
E- guitar
E- Guitar chord chart
E- ukulele
Em ukulele chord
E- mandolin
Em mandolin chord
E- banjo
Em banjo chord


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Em Chord Harmonized Progressions

D major scale harmonized triads
D Em Gbm G A Bm Dbdim

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

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

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

B natural minor scale harmonized triads
Bm Dbdim D Em Gbm G A

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

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

B harmonic minor scale harmonized triads
Bm Dbdim Daug Em Gb G Bbdim

E melodic minor scale harmonized triads
Em Gbm Gaug A B Dbdim Ebdim

D melodic minor scale harmonized triads
Dm Em Faug G A Bdim Dbdim




Scales Related to Em

Scales that include all of the notes of Em.
C major D major G major D melodic minor E melodic minor C ionian D ionian G ionian E harmonic minor G#/Ab harmonic minor B harmonic minor E natural minor A natural minor B natural minor D dorian E dorian A dorian E phrygian F#/Gb phrygian B phrygian

Em chord staff

Musical staff for the Em chord

Em summary table

Guitar chord name E- (E minor)
standard name: Em
Guitar sound
Notes and structureE G B (R m3 5)
Alternate tunings
Chord Categories basic minor triad   Minor chord  
Other Notations Emin   E-  
Chord Construction R = E
E + minor interval = G (scale degree = minor 3rd)
G + major interval = B (scale degree = 5th)
E- on other instrumentsE- piano
E- Piano chord chart
E- guitar
E- Guitar chord chart
E- ukulele
Em ukulele chord
E- mandolin
Em mandolin chord
E- banjo
Em banjo chord

Tweak notes of Em

E
B
G
E
B
E
X
X
X
X
X
X




References related to this chord

basic minor triad   Minor chord  

Minor Chords on Wikipedia

 
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