G5 chord

G5 chords (G power chord) for guitar in different forms, including shapes with alternative bass note.

 

G5

G5 chord diagram

The diagram shows a popular way to play G5, involving two strings. The root note is on the 6th string. The chord consists of the notes G and D.

Alternative shapes without a double octave note


G5 power chords

G5 with a double octave

G5

  • G5 in close position

G5

  • G5 in close position

G5 alternative chords

G5/D

  • G5/D

G5/D II

  • G5/D

Theory and information

Try in a chord progression

G5 - C5 - D5

Chord names

G5 is also called G power chord. G5/Dis an inversion of the chord.

Notes in the chord

The notes that the G5 chord consists of are G, D.
When it is played with three notes the G note is duplicated on a higher octave.

Written in tab format (main version in open position)

- - -
- - -
- - -
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- 5 -
- 3 -

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