A-Type Variations

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The Goal: Using the A-Type barre chord shape to play major, minor 7th and 7th chords.

The day has finally arrived where you officially become a Barre Chord player! And yes, it is cause for celebration. Learning to play barre chords opens up a whole new world in your guitar playing. No chord will be out of your reach and any song will be at your fingertips.

In this chapter we will look at:

  • What barre chords are and how they work.
  • E-Type barre chords and 3 variations.
  • A-Type barre chords and 3 variations.
  • Practice tips.
  • Cool progressions using barre chord patterns.