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Bb Guitar Chord | Standard Tuning

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BbM, Bbmaj, Bbmajor, Bb major

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Standard Tuning

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B♭
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B♭

This voicing of Bb major requires a barre performed by the first finger. The shape of this chord is based on the "open" G major shape.

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D
B♭
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B♭
 

This voicing of Bb major features a root note on the fifth string and a barre across the D, G, and B strings performed by the third finger.

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B♭

This voicing of Bb omits the fifth of the chord.

 
 
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B♭
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This two string Bb chord is played on the B and E strings.

 
 
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B♭
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This two string Bb chord is played on the B and E strings.

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B♭
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This two string Bb chord is played on the A and D strings.

 
 
 
 
 
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D
B♭
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B♭
 

This is the Bb barre chord which is played using the A shape barre chord at the first fret.

 
 
 
 
 
 
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B♭
F
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B♭
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B♭

This is the Bb barre chord. This chord is played by playing the E shape barre chord on the 6th fret.

 
 
 
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B♭
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This Bb chord is played in first inversion.

 
 
 
 
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B♭
F
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B♭
 
 

This is an abbreviated voicing of a Bb major barre chord.

 
 
 
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B♭
F
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This Bb chord is played in second inversion.

 
 
 
 
 
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B♭
F
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B♭
F
 

The low sixth string is omitted from the Bb barre chord to form Bb/F.

 
 
 
 
 
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D
B♭
F
B♭
 

This is an alternate fingering for the Bb major barre chord in first position.

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B♭
F
 
 

This voicing for Bb major is geared towards playing in third position.

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B♭
F
D
 

This Bb major chord is played in first inversion.

 
 
 
 
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B♭
D
B♭
F
 
 

This Bb chord is played in second inversion.

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D
B♭
F
B♭
 

This Bb major chord features a barre performed by the pinky finger.

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D
B♭
F
C
 

This chord diagram features a Bb major played against a C bass note.

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B♭
F
B♭
 

This Bb chord voicing features a barre performed by the pinky finger.

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B♭
 
 

The fifth (F) is omitted from this Bb major chord.

The Bb chord can also be known as BbM, Bbmaj, Bbmajor, Bb major chord

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