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B maj Description

The B Major chord is composed of the Root, Major Third, and Perfect Fifth

You may find this chord denoted as:

  • B Major
  • B Maj
  • B M
  • B Major Triad
  • Bmaj

The B Major chord is made up of the notes B, D#, and F#

Learn 3 positions for this chord

Position 1

Fingers Positions

  • Mute the low E string
  • Mute the high E string
  • Place your index finger (1) on the fret 2 of the A string
  • Place your ring finger (3) on the fret 4 of the D, G and B strings at the same time

Position Characteristics

  • This position requires barre
  • This position is movable

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Position 2

Fingers Positions

  • Place your index finger (1) on the fret 7 of the low E, B and high E strings at the same time
  • Place your middle finger (2) on the fret 8 of the G string
  • Place your ring finger (3) on the fret 9 of the A string
  • Place your pinky finger (4) on the fret 9 of the D string

Position Characteristics

  • This position requires barre
  • This position is movable

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Position 3

Fingers Positions

  • Mute the low E string
  • Mute the A string
  • Place your index finger (1) on the fret 9 of the D string
  • Place your middle finger (2) on the fret 11 of the G string
  • Place your ring finger (3) on the fret 11 of the high E string
  • Place your pinky finger (4) on the fret 12 of the B string

Position Characteristics

  • This position is movable

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