Open G Tuning - Major Chords

Major Guitar Chords and Triads for Open G Tuning - DGDGBD

Open G - Major Triads

Major Triad Form in Open G



Open G - Major Triads tab

    G     A     B     C     D     E     F      G    
D|--0-----2-----4-----5-----7-----9-----10-----12--|
B|--0-----2-----4-----5-----7-----9-----10-----12--|
G|--0-----2-----4-----5-----7-----9-----10-----12--|
D|--X-----X-----X-----X-----X-----X-----X------X---|
G|--X-----X-----X-----X-----X-----X-----X------X---|
D|--X-----X-----X-----X-----X-----X-----X------X---|

Open G - Major Barre Chords

Major Barre Chord Form in Open G

Strum all the strings open to play the G major chord. Barre all the strings down at the same fret to play major chords up and down the fretboard of the guitar in open G tuning.


Since the root note is on the 5th string, playing the top string (lowest D) is optional.


Open G - Major Chords tab

    G     A     B     C     D     E     F      G    
D|--0-----2-----4-----5-----7-----9-----10-----12--|
B|--0-----2-----4-----5-----7-----9-----10-----12--|
G|--0-----2-----4-----5-----7-----9-----10-----12--|
D|--0-----2-----4-----5-----7-----9-----10-----12--|
G|--0-----2-----4-----5-----7-----9-----10-----12--|
D|--0-----2-----4-----5-----7-----9-----10-----12--|