C Major Chord Review
This is a diagram of the open string C chord.
In this diagram the blue numbers indicate typical fingerings.
The open string C chord is typically of the first chords learned.
All six strings are strummed.
Three strings are pressed and three strings are left open.
Please note that there are only 3 different notes in this Major C chord.
These notes are C, E, and G.
These notes represent:
The 1st or root note of the C Major scale C
The 3rd note of the C Major scale E
The 5th note of the C Major scale G
Please remember that the C Major scale has NO sharps or flats.