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Primary Chords - G Major MEMBER LESSON
Published: Feb 15, 2013 Updated: Feb 15, 2013, • 2740

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Primary Chords - G Major

by Curt Sheller, Curt Sheller Publications

The primary chords for any major key are the I, IV and V chords of its corresponding major scale. For G Major the primary chords are: G, C, D and D7

From the primary and secondary chords of a major key countless songs and chords progressions can be played.


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