Guitar Chord Keys

A key is a musical term for a group of chords whose root notes form the major scale. The key's chords will sound like they belong together when played in a chord progression. A chord progression is a pattern of chords, in the same key, played in a certain order. A popular guitar chord progression is the I - IV - V progression.

Guitar Chords in the Key of C Major:

Learn more about keys and what guitar chords are used in them in the sections listed below.


Key of C Major

Key of Db Major (C#)

Key of D Major

Key of Eb Major (D#)

Key of E Major

Key of F Major

Key of F# Major (Gb)

Key of G Major

Key of Ab Major (G#)

Key of A Major

Key of Bb Major (A#)

Key of B Major


Key of C Minor

Key of C# Minor (Db)

Key of D Minor

Key of D# Minor (Eb)

Key of E Minor

Key of F Minor

Key of F# Minor (Gb)

Key of G Minor

Key of G# Minor (Ab)

Key of A Minor

Key of Bb Minor (A#)

Key of B Minor