Chord training – lesson 8

Logo and guitar in the backgroundThe lesson involves a chord change where only one finger is lift and replaced. The G5 - D/F# combination with these fingerings is very common in some rock styles.

Chord diagrams

The task: when changing between the chords, the ring finger (3) should be fretted all the time whereas the middle finger (2) will change position and the index finger (1) is added on the sixth string in the chord change. Don't forget to mute the fifth string.


  • G5 chord diagram 3X003X


  • D/F# chord diagram 2X023X
Main progression:
G5 - D/F#

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