The A Major chord is made up of the Root, Major Third, and Perfect Fifth
Name variations for this chord:
- A Major
- A Maj
- A M
- A Major Triad
This chord is made up of the notes A, C#, and E
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Notes in the A maj chord:
A C# E
Chord formula for the Major chord:
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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.
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