How To Play The B Major Chord On Guitar? An Easy Step-By-Step Guide
The B Major chord is one of those chords that guitarists will do everything to avoid. When I started playing, I wouldn’t learn any song that had a B major chord in it. In fact, when I came across a B Major chord that was usually the end of my practice for the day.
This article will teach you an easy way of how to play b chord on guitar (also referred to as the B Major Chord), and then I will give you two other techniques to practice and build upon. Soon you will be playing the B Major Chord with no fear in your heart and become the envy of your friends who are still sitting around casually strumming open chords!
Let's Get Ready! What You Will Need To Play The B Chord?
- The first thing you will need is your guitar (obviously)
- Make sure it’s in tuned to basic E tuning
- Get a stool or someplace comfortable to sit
I’ll outline three different ways of how to play the B major chord. Practice the first step until you are comfortable, then move onto the second step, then the third as the difficulty increases with every step. It takes time to build finger strength so don’t be discouraged!
The other advantage to practicing this method is that it gives you a few options of how you can transition to other chords depending on the song that you’re playing.
Ready? Let’s Start Our Step By Step Guide
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In Conclusion – Wrapping It Up
Thanks for reading my tutorial and I hoped it helped to get rid of the mystery of how to play b chord on guitar. With a bit of practice there is really no need to avoid it and by learning it, you’re also able to learn thousands of new songs.
Was the tutorial enjoyable? Did you get some benefit from it or do you have any tips or techniques of your own? I encourage you to share your thoughts in the comment section before, and feel free to share this article around to anyone else who might benefit from it!