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Basic guitar chords you will need to play any song

If you can get to play all the following chords without touching the other unnecessary strings and holding the right strings firmly, you are good to go, you will be able to play almost any song on your guitar that you hear today. It might take a while to get it right, but if you keep practicing, your hands will develop the muscles that you require and with time you will be good to go.

Make sure that your fingers are firm against the fret board and that your fingers touch only the strings they are supposed to touch.

 Firstly the numbering on the images signify the fingers used to play the notes.

Finger patterns


1 is the pointer finger
2 is the middle finger
3 is the ring finger
4 is the pinky

Assuming you’re singing or playing on the key of C;

C Major stands for doh

F Major stands for fah

G Major stands for soh

A Minor stands for lah

D Minor stands for reh

E Minor stands for mii

B7 stands for tii


There is a material that contains over 350 Nigerian praise and worship songs and another ebook that contains the chord progression of over 150 praise and worhip songs.

once you can lay your hands on playing all the solfas on your right hand and accompany them with your chords on your left hand, you would definitely be able to play praise and worship up to 75% level in the church.

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