Secondary Chords - G Major

The II, III, and VI chords of the G major scale.

Published: 08 Feb 2013 Updated: 25 Oct 2021Visits: 28Code: UL45b

Topic: Chords Instruments: ukulele Subjects: Scales

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Secondary Chords - G Major

The secondary chords for any major key are the II, III and VI chords of it’s corresponding major scale. For G Major the secondary chords are: Am, Bm and Em.

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

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Seconday Chords

Every major key has four major triads, three minor triads and one lone diminished triad.


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