This chord is composed of the Root, and Perfect Fifth
This chord is also known as:
- A Powerchord
The notes of this chord are A, and E
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Notes that compose the A 5 chord:
Chord formula for the Powerchord chord:
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You can create any fingering you like on any part of the fretboard, just play some of the chord tones shown in the map below.
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