Beginner Open Chords –> Easy Two-finger Open Chords –> Sweet & Simple Chord Combos

These are the chords that you need to learn. Open chords are the starting point for every new guitarist.

Here are the major open chords, they have a “happy” sound compared to the minor open chords. Guitar A major open-01

Guitar C major open-01

Guitar D major open-01

Guitar E major open-01

Guitar G major open-01

And here are the minor open chords, notice a more sinister sound. All of these chords, major and minor, are called triads because they all contain three notes. Even the ones played on all six strings contain the same three notes.

Guitar am open-01

Guitar dm open-01

Guitar Em-01