B Powerchord Guitar Chord (B5) | Easy Ways to Play It

B 5 position 1 guitar chord diagram

The B Powerchord is made up of the Root, and Perfect Fifth

The B5 chord is spelled in the following ways:

  • B Powerchord
  • B5

The B5 chord is composed of the notes B, and F#

Notes in the B 5 chord:

BF#

Chord structure of the Powerchord chord:

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

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B Powerchord Guitar Chord Diagrams

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Visually impaired people might find useful this B 5 accessible text-based chord description.

Position 1
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B 5 position 1 guitar chord diagram

Position 2
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B 5 position 3 guitar chord diagram

Position 3
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B 5 position 12 guitar chord diagram

Position 4
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B 5 position 2 guitar chord diagram

Position 5
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B 5 position 5 guitar chord diagram

Position 6
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B 5 position 10 guitar chord diagram

Position 7
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B 5 position 4 guitar chord diagram

Position 8
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B 5 position 9 guitar chord diagram

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How to construct the B 5 chord on guitar

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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5
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5
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5
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5
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