Monday, 14 June 2010

12 Major Triads - guitar inversion 1

Triads are building blocks of harmony. Today's Guitar Chord of the Day starts a complete series of major triads on the guitar.
G Major triad Guitar Chord
G major triad
Here's the fingering for this guitar chord:
G major triad | guitar chord

Major triads are formed by taking the 1, 3 and 5th from the major scale.
This triad is a 1st inversion, from the bottom up it uses these notes: 3, 5, 1.

These triads are really useful to know for soloing, funk, soul, blues, country and rock guitar.

Tune in tomorrow for another Guitar Chord Of The Day