How to Play C Minor ChordToday, we will be showing you two different versions of the C minor chord.
On will be your full-stacked C Minor barre chord, and the other one will be a simpler variant of the same chord.
Watch this video to learn How to Play C Minor Chord
Easy way of playing the C Minor Chord
To play this one, place your index finger on the 3rd fret of the 1st string. Your middle finger should be placed on the 4th fret of the 2nd string. Put your pinky on the 5th fret of the 3rd string. Finally, add your ring finger to the 5th fret of the 4th string.
With your picking hand, you should be playing the bottom 4 strings.
Advanced way of playing the C Minor Chord
And there you have it! It didn’t bite, right?
P.S. Don’t forget to play the bottom 5 strings only with your picking hand.
Guitar C Minor Chord practice tips:
- When reading the C Minor chord diagram, you should know that ‘’X’’ signifies a string you do not want to play.
- When playing a full C Minor bar chord, pick all strings separately to make sure you have pressed them all strong enough.
- When placing your fingers for this C Minor chord, make sure that you are behind the fret wire. Also, barre’s aside, make sure that you are pressing the strings with your fingertips.