The best shapes to use for chords C, F, G, Am, Dm, Em in the key of C
The six open chord shapes for the key of C major are really versatile on guitar. Crunchy praise and tender, reflective worship. Using these voicings, they are easy to grab and easy to change between. They all have a ‘pivot finger’ as a common point to move your hand around.
Great for single-note picked chords with delay – great for distorted rock!
What you’ll learn
The six chords in open C that work together in hundreds of songs
How to quickly grab, then smoothly change chords
Song building blocks : four essential chord patterns
Four backing tracks to get you using these in the worship team
My Chord Substitutions for a better rock sound, and speed of changes
The C part of the CAGED System that enables you to move round the neck