How to Build Chords?

Answer This page is about the creation of musical chords. You will learn how and why this is necessary and then a quick method to create chords.

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How to Build Piano Chords?

Piano chords are two or more notes played on the piano simultaneously. You can build chords by adding notes and turning a two-note chord into a three-note chord or a four-note chord. Learning to ... Read More »

How to Build Blues Chords on a Piano?

The blues is a genre of music that traces its roots to the southern United States during the post Civil War period. The piano is a major instrument used in the many blues songs. These songs are co... Read More »

What key are these chords in?

Most of the time (not always), the first and/or last chord in the song is the key of the song. What's your last chord? What's your first chord? If your progression is C G D Em, your song is in ... Read More »

What Are Bar Chords?

Bar chords, also known as barre chords, are often confusing for beginning guitar players. Understanding how bar chords work is necessary in order to play many of the basic chords for the guitar. Fo... Read More »