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Ska Guitar Chords
Minor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Voicing group 1

Chord Chart Try to relate these chords to voicing group 1 of the major Ska chords. You will notice that there is only a 1 note difference between the major and the minor
Chord Chart Same as above on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th strings only.
Chord Chart Top 3 strings only
Chord Chart Relate all of these to the minor barre chord with the root on the 6th string.

Voicing group 2

Chord Chart Relate this voicing to a basic Dm chord. You will need to use the 2nd string as your guide to the root of this one.
Chord Chart Same as above on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th strings only.
Chord Chart Top 3 strings only.

Voicing group 3

Chord Chart Relate this voicing to the minor chord root on the 5th string which is the last chord listed in this group.
Chord Chart This is the same shape as an Am chord.
Chord Chart Top 3 strings only.
Chord Chart Relate all of these to the minor barre chord with the root on the 5th string.

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