Power Chords

Power chords are very familiar chords. They’re used in a lot of Rock and Roll music and can be used in acoustic format as well.

They’re formed with two fingers in your left hand.

And look like this on Tablature.







F       G     A     B   C     D   E


These chords are formed with a root note and then another note commonly called the 5th. So you’ll sometimes see these chords written out as A5, or with the number 5. A being the root and the the 3rd finger playing the 5th interval.


Watch this video short on how to make power chords.



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