loading

Place your first finger on the 2nd string first fret.

Step 1: Step 2

Place your second finger on the 4th string second fret.

Step 2: Step 3

Place your third finger on the 5th string thrid fret.

Step 3: Step 4

Strum all string except the 6th string.

Going from the lowest pitch string up, written out for the non-musical folk:<br><br> 1. 2. 3. 4. <br>E: f. f#. g. g#<br>A: a# b. C. c#<br>D: d# E. f. f#<br>G: g# a. a#. b<br>B: C. c# d. d#<br>E: f. f#. g#. a<br><br>Play the capitalized letters just as the O.P. says, and you get a C major chord. From low to high: E-C-E-G-C-E.
Awesome! You should do some more.
that's not how you play it. it's first fret second string, third fret fourth string and fourth fret fifth string.
<p>Well, it's correct (omitted E - that's nonsense) C e g c' e' So you can play all strings.</p><p>To play at last some basic melody you need the dominant chord too, which is G maj: highest (e') and lowest (E) string pressed down at 3rd fret and all strings strummed (G A d g b g').</p>
<p>I know I can play the E, but personally, I do not like the sound of the chord with the E being played. Thank you for the clarification of whether you can play the string.</p>
<p>Nice, thank you!</p>

About This Instructable

1,202views

9favorites

License:

Bio: I have been playing guitar for about six years. I have played many types of music.
More by ACCuebr:How to Play a Simple E Minor Chord on Guitar How to Play a C Major Chord on Ukulele How to Play a D Major Chord on Guitar 
Add instructable to: