Chords in the Key of G major
This session will show you the main chords in the key of G major.
In following Sessions, the Keys of D major, A major & E major will be covered.
G major A minor B minor C major D major E minor
The 6 chords above are the main chords in the key of G major.
The Key of G major consists of 3 major chords & 3 minor chords.
(Each key also has a diminished chord - more of that later!)
All Keys follow the same pattern - for example:
The Key of D major is:
D major, E minor, F# minor, G major, A major & B minor.
Have a go at the following 6 Chord Progressions in the Key of G major.
Count 4 beats for each chord.
Make up some progressions of your own.
(In the progressions below Am = A minor; Bm = B minor; Em = E minor)
| 1. G
/ / / C / / / G / / / D / / / G / / /
2. G / / / D / / / C / / / D / / / G / / /
3. G / / / Em / / / C / / / D / / / G / / /
4. G / / / Am / / / C / / / D / / / G / / /
5. G / / / Bm / / / C / / / G / / /
6. G / / / Em / / / Am / / / D / / / G / / /