How To Play The D5 Chord On Guitar
D5 Chord Guitar Instructions
To play the D5 chord on your guitar, picture the D5 chord chart shown to the left as your fret board and neck (if you were to stand your guitar up vertically).
The horizontal lines represent the fret bars, the vertical lines show the strings and the dots show where to place your fingers.
Play the D5 chord by placing your fingers exactly where the diagram shows and strumming the correct strings.
D5 Guitar Chord Finger Positions
Here's where you need to position your fingers when you want to play the D5 chord:
- Tune your guitar Tune your guitar to standard tuning (EADGBe)
- Index finger: 5th fret, 5th string. Place your index finger on the 5th fret of the 5th string.
- Ring finger: 7th fret, 4th string. Place your ring finger on the 7th fret of the 4th string.
- Play chord. Strum the 5th and 4th strings.
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These Songs Use The D5 Chord
Mastered playing the D5 chord on your guitar? Challenge yourself by trying to play these songs to help you memorise it (they all use the D5 chord)!
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