G Guitar Chord

G Guitar Chord and alternate tunings. 7 chord voicings, charts and sounds. Chord notes and structure: G B D (R 3 5).


G Chord

Full name: G major
AKA: GM  
Guitar sound:

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G Guitar Chord Charts

Simplified notation: 3 2 0 0 0 3 Difficulty level: Rookie
G for guitar on frets 3, 2, 0, 0, 0, 3 G for guitar on frets 3, 2, 0, 0, 0, 3

Simplified notation: 3 2 0 0 3 3 Difficulty level: Rookie
G for guitar on frets 3, 2, 0, 0, 3, 3 G for guitar on frets 3, 2, 0, 0, 3, 3

Simplified notation: x 10 12 12 12 10 Difficulty level: Intermediate
G for guitar on frets x, 10, 12, 12, 12, 10 G for guitar on frets x, 10, 12, 12, 12, 10

Simplified notation: 3 5 5 4 3 3 Difficulty level: Intermediate
G for guitar on frets 3, 5, 5, 4, 3, 3 G for guitar on frets 3, 5, 5, 4, 3, 3

Simplified notation: x 10 9 7 8 7 Difficulty level: Advanced
G for guitar on frets x, 10, 9, 7, 8, 7 G for guitar on frets x, 10, 9, 7, 8, 7

Simplified notation: x x 5 7 8 7 Difficulty level: Advanced
G for guitar on frets x, x, 5, 7, 8, 7 G for guitar on frets x, x, 5, 7, 8, 7

Simplified notation: x 10 9 7 8 x
G for guitar on frets x, 10, 9, 7, 8, x G for guitar on frets x, 10, 9, 7, 8, x




G Inversions on guitar

G\B guitar chord
G\D guitar chord

G chord charts for left handed guitar

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G Chord Structure

Notes: G B D
Interval structure: R 3 5

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


G on other instruments

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


Change tuning

G Chord Harmonized Progressions

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

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

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

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

C harmonic minor scale harmonized triads
Cm Ddim Ebaug Fm G Ab Bdim

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

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

C melodic minor scale harmonized triads
Cm Dm Ebaug F G Adim Bdim




Scales Related to G

Scales that include all of the notes of G.
C major D major G major C melodic minor D melodic minor C ionian D ionian G ionian C 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 C lydian

G chord staff

Musical staff for the G chord

G summary table

Guitar chord name G (G major)
Guitar sound
Notes and structureG B D (R 3 5)
Alternate tunings
Chord Categories basic major triad   Major chord  
Other Notations GM  
Chord Construction R = G
G + major interval = B (scale degree = 3rd)
B + minor interval = D (scale degree = 5th)
G on other instrumentsG piano
G Piano chord chart
G guitar
G Guitar chord chart
G ukulele
G ukulele chord
G mandolin
G mandolin chord
G banjo
G banjo chord

Tweak notes of G

G
B
G
D
B
G
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References related to this chord

basic major triad   Major chord  

Major Seventh Chords on Wikipedia

Major Chords on Wikipedia

 
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