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We continue our little journey through the keys, and now we get to G-major. The three primary chords are G, G7, C7 and D7. It is only G that we have not been using so far. But we have not used C7 except as a basis for movable chords. So to be sure, I include the C7 as well.

G G C7 G7

The G and C chords can be fingered in many different ways. For the G-chord I discuss various fingerings in Fingering the G-chord.

A 12-bar blues in G goes like this:

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