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Lesson 12 of 40

7th. Chord with the root on the low E string

for
The Church Mode
(Aeolian)
in the
(Key of B)

 

 

 

Fretboard

 E 4|-----|--5--|----|--6-|---|-7-|-1-|---|-2|--|-3|-4|--|-5|-
 B 1|-----|--2--|----|--3-|-4-|---|-5-|---|-6|--|-7|-1|--|-2|-
 G -|--6--|-----|--7-|--1-|---|-2-|---|-3-|-4|--|-5|--|-6|--|7
 D -|--3--|--4--|----|--5-|---|-6-|---|-7-|-1|--|-2|--|-3|-4|-
 A -|--7--|--1--|----|--2-|---|-3-|-4-|---|-5|--|-6|--|-7|-1|-
 E 4|-----|--5--|----|--6-|---|-7-|-1-|---|-2|--|-3|-4|--|-5|-
|                                           |
1st.fret                                  12th.fret

 

 

 

Guitar Lesson Facts...

This is a G# Minor 7 Chord

The root in this case is: 6

The formula is: 6, 1, 3, 5

Compared to the major scale the formula is: 1, b3, 5, b7

Play it with all notes ringing out together.

1=B 2=C# 3=D# 4=E 5=F# 6=G# 7=A#

Key of: B Major(1) or G# minor(6)

= Aeolian

= Key of B

Finger Placement

          E  A  D  G  B  E
          |__|__|__|__|__|
          |  |  |  |  |  |
 4th.fret I  |  I  I  I  I
          |__|__|__|__|__|
          |  |  |  |  |  |
          |  |  |  |  |  |
          |__|__|__|__|__|
          |  |  |  |  |  |
          |  R  |  |  |  |
          |__|__|__|__|__|
          |  |  |  |  |  |
          |  |  |  |  |  |
          |__|__|__|__|__|
          |  |  |  |  |  |  
          |  |  |  |  |  |
          |__|__|__|__|__|
          |  |  |  |  |  |
I=index M=middle R=ring P=pinky

 

 

 

Guitar Tablature

E |---4--------------------4---------------------------|
B |---4-----------------4-----4------------------------|
G |---4--------------4-----------4---------------------|
D |---4-----------4-----------------4------------------|
A |---6--------6-----------------------6---------------|
E |---4-----4-----------------------------4------------|

 

 

 

Guitar Lesson 12

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