The intervals that compose the F Powerchord are Root, and Perfect Fifth
Some books show this chord as:
- F Powerchord
The notes in the F Powerchord are F, and C
Power chords are often used in rock, punk and heavy metal music.
Notes in the F 5 chord:
Chord formula for the Powerchord chord:
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Pick some of the tones from the fretboard map below and play this chord in new ways.
These maps show you the tones in a chord all along the fretboard. They are incredibly helpful because allow you to:
- Create new voicings on the fly, across all the neck
- Improvise targeting the right notes
- Unlock the fretboard and expand the CAGED system.
In the new ebook, Chords Domination, you'll find the fretboard tones maps for 44 different qualities of chords. Check it out: