F Guitar Chord | Standard Tuning

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FM, Fmaj, Fmajor, F major

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This page contains an F major chord chart, tablature of the F chord, as well as an image of the F major chord being fingered on the guitar.

 
 
 
 
 
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This is the F barre chord played using the C shape on the 5th fret.

 
 
 
 
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This is an alternate fingering of the F barre chord. This voicing requires that you fret the low root note with the left hand thumb.

 
 
 
 
 
 
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This is the F major chord fingered with the E shape barre chord in first position.

 
 
 
 
 
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This is the F/C chord. This means it is the F chord played with a C bass note.

 
 
 
 
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This voicing of F major is based on the shape of the "open" D major chord.

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This voicing of F major omits the fifth of the chord. Some theorists refer to this type of chord shape as a "spread" voicing.

 
 
 
 
 
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This is the F major chord played using the A shape barre chord on the 8th fret.

 
 
 
 
 
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This is an alternate way to finger the F barre chord. This version of the barre chord uses the A shape on the 8th fret.

 
 
 
 
 
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This chord is based on the full E-shape F Major chord. This version of the chord is good for those of you who are having trouble barring the full chord.

 
 
 
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This F is a miniature version of the full F chord which is played using the E shape barre chord. One JamPlay instructor, Mark Lincoln, refers to this as a "mini barre" chord.

 
 
 
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This is an F major chord. This version of the chord is based off of the F barre chord, which is played using the A shape barre chord at the 8th fret.

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The first string is omitted from this barre chord shape for F major.

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This F major chord is played in first inversion.

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This is a three string voicing for F major.

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This F major chord is played in first inversion.

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This F major chord is played in first inversion.

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This is an abbreviated version of the F major "grande" barre voicing.

 
 
 
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This F major chord is based on the open D shape.

 
 
 
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G

This is an F chord in the D shape with a G bass note played with the thumb.

The F chord can also be known as FM, Fmaj, Fmajor, F major chord

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