C# Major (C#maj) chords on guitar

C# maj position 1 guitar chord diagram

The C# Major chord is made up of the Root, Major Third, and Perfect Fifth

Name variations for the C#maj chord:

  • C# Major
  • C# Maj
  • C# M
  • C# Major Triad
  • C#maj

The notes in the C# Major chord are C#, E#, and G#

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Notes in the C# maj chord:

C# E# G#

Formula of the Major chord:

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

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C# Major Guitar Chord Voicings

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Position 1
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C# maj position 1 guitar chord diagram

Position 2
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C# maj position 2 guitar chord diagram

Position 3
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C# maj position 3 guitar chord diagram

Position 4
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C# maj position 4 guitar chord diagram

Position 5
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C# maj position 5 guitar chord diagram

Complete Fretboard Map of C# maj chord tones

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. Some shapes will sound good, some less, let your ears decide!

3
5
3
1
3
5
1
5
3
1
5
3
1
5
1
3
1
5

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