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LESSON 4 - Learning some more Chords
3a - Understanding the Chord Diagrams
4 - New Chords of A minor - A - D
Learn to finger the chords E A D & Am
Notice how the chord shape of A minor is an already familiar shape as it is similar
to the chord shape of E Major shown above
The chords of E A & D mean the same as E major A major & D major
this can be confusing to beginners to hear for example someone says "play an A Chord"
at other times "play an A major chord"
They are the same, major chords are usually referred to by their letter name only,
but minor chords are always called that, e.g.. A minor & written as Am a small m
Play an A Major Chord an A minor Chord and a D Major Chord
A minor chord
A Major chord
D Major chord