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Lesson 12 of 40

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

for
The Church Mode
(Locrian)
in the
(Key of Gb)

 

 

 

Fretboard

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

 

 

 

Guitar Lesson Facts...

This is a F Minor 7 Flat 5 Chord

The root in this case is: 7

The formula is: 7, 2, 4, 6

Compared to the major scale the formula is: 1, b3, b5, b7

Play it with all notes ringing out together.

1=Gb 2=Ab 3=Bb 4=Cb 5=Db 6=Eb 7=F

Key of: Gb Major(1) or Eb minor(6)

= Locrian

= Key of Gb

Finger Placement

          E  A  D  G  B  E
          ================
          |  |  |  |  |  |
 1st.fret I  |  I  I  |  I
          |__|__|__|__|__|
          |  |  |  |  |  |  
          |  M  |  |  |  |
          |__|__|__|__|__|
          |  |  |  |  |  |  
          |  |  |  |  |  |
          |__|__|__|__|__|
          |  |  |  |  |  |
          |  |  |  |  P  |
          |__|__|__|__|__|
          |  |  |  |  |  |  
          |  |  |  |  |  |
          |__|__|__|__|__|
          |  |  |  |  |  |
I=index M=middle R=ring P=pinky

 

 

 

Guitar Tablature

E |---1----------------------1--------------------------|
B |---4-------------------4-----4-----------------------|
G |---1----------------1-----------1--------------------|
D |---1-------------1-----------------1-----------------|
A |---2----------2-----------------------2--------------|
E |---1-------1-----------------------------1-----------|

 

 

 

Guitar Lesson 12

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