A Minor (Am) chords on guitar

A m position 1 guitar chord diagram

The intervals in the A Minor chord are Root, Minor Third, and Perfect Fifth

Some books show this chord as:

  • A Minor
  • A Min
  • A Minor Triad
  • Am

The A Minor chord is composed of the notes A, C, and E

A m chord Notes:

ACE

Tones of the Minor chord:

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

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Guitar Patterns for the Am chord

Chord boxes are sorted from the easiest to the hardest. Learn how to read chord diagrams.

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Visually impaired people might find useful this A m accessible text-based chord description.

Position 1
Movable

A m position 9 guitar chord diagram

Position 2
Open

A m position 7 guitar chord diagram

Position 3
Open

A m position 19 guitar chord diagram

Position 4
Open

A m position 11 guitar chord diagram

Position 5
Movable

A m position 20 guitar chord diagram

Position 6
Open

A m position 13 guitar chord diagram

Position 7
Open

A m position 15 guitar chord diagram

Position 8
Open

A m position 16 guitar chord diagram

Position 9
Open

A m position 1 guitar chord diagram

Position 10
Movable

A m position 14 guitar chord diagram

Position 11
Open

A m position 3 guitar chord diagram

Position 12
Open

A m position 5 guitar chord diagram

Position 13
BarreMovable

A m position 10 guitar chord diagram

Position 14
BarreOpen

A m position 12 guitar chord diagram

Position 15
BarreOpen

A m position 18 guitar chord diagram

Position 16
BarreMovable

A m position 6 guitar chord diagram

Position 17
BarreMovable

A m position 17 guitar chord diagram

Position 18
BarreOpen

A m position 4 guitar chord diagram

Position 19
BarreMovable

A m position 8 guitar chord diagram

Position 20
BarreMovable

A m position 2 guitar chord diagram

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Chord tones in te A m chord

This fretboard map shows you the tones in the chord all along the neck. You can play this chord by choosing some of the chord tones.

5
1
5
b3
1
5
b3
1
5
b3
1
1
5
b3
b3
5
1
b3
5
1
5