A5 Guitar Chords Explained | A Powerchord

A 5 position 1 guitar chord diagram

This chord is composed of the Root, and Perfect Fifth

This chord is also known as:

  • A Powerchord
  • A5

The notes of this chord are A, and E

Notes that compose the A 5 chord:

AE

Chord formula for the Powerchord chord:

1
b2
2
b3
3
4
b5
5
#5
6
b7
7

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A Powerchord Guitar Chord Diagrams

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Position 1
Open

A 5 position 4 guitar chord diagram

Position 2
Movable

A 5 position 1 guitar chord diagram

Position 3
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A 5 position 7 guitar chord diagram

Position 4
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A 5 position 10 guitar chord diagram

Position 5
Movable

A 5 position 14 guitar chord diagram

Position 6
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A 5 position 8 guitar chord diagram

Position 7
Movable

A 5 position 11 guitar chord diagram

Position 8
Movable

A 5 position 12 guitar chord diagram

Position 9
BarreMovable

A 5 position 2 guitar chord diagram

Position 10
Open

A 5 position 9 guitar chord diagram

Position 11
BarreOpen

A 5 position 3 guitar chord diagram

Position 12
BarreMovable

A 5 position 6 guitar chord diagram

Position 13
BarreOpen

A 5 position 5 guitar chord diagram

Position 14
BarreOpen

A 5 position 13 guitar chord diagram

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How to create your own A 5 chord fingerings

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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1
5
1
5
1
5
1
1
5
5
1
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1
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