This guitar lesson will teach you how to choose chords in both major and minor keys by following some simple formulas, rules, and charts.
Major Key Chord Chart
To build a chord progression, plug the chords of your key from the chord chart into the chord motion template.
Minor Key Chord Chart
- Remember: if it sounds good, it is good!
- These charts do not show every possible chord progression, they’re just a basic formula to help you get started!
- There’s much more to music than just major and minor. Check out our master class on the Seven Modes For Guitar
- Want to learn more about chord theory? Check out our master class on the CAGED System: Essential Chords, Scales, and Fretboard Theory