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The B guitar chord

Images of the most common fingering variations from 2nd to 9th fret, plus B as tabs, alternative names and some easy reference songs.

B guitar chord and fingering
B on 2 fret

Another B variation

B on 4 fret

B with a barre on fret 4

B on 7 fret

B with a barre on fret 7

B on 9 fret

This voicing for B is played in 9th position

B on 11 fret

Play B from 11. fret

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How to play B guitar chord

B guitar chord and fingering

  • The easiest version have the first finger on all strings on the 2nd fret.
  • Then put your third finger on the strings 3, 4 and 5 on the 4th fret.
  • Play strings 2 to 6 for the correct B guitar chord.

B as guitar tabs

 
 e|-------7--------7--------11-------2--------11----------| 
 B|-------4--------7--------12-------4--------12----------| 
 G|-------4--------8--------11-------4--------11----------| 
 D|-------4--------9--------13-------4--------9-----------| 
 A|-------6--------9--------14-------2--------x-----------| 
 E|-------7--------7--------x--------x--------x-----------| 
 

Alternative names

BM, Bmaj, Bmajor, B major

Songs with the B guitar chord

Guitar chord charts

A guitar chords

Triads, tree-notes chords
Tetrads, four-notes chords
Extended chords
Altered chords

B guitar chords

Triads, tree-notes chords
Tetrads, four-notes chords
Extended chords
Altered chords

C guitar chords

Triads, tree-notes chords
Tetrads, four-notes chords
Extended chords
Altered chords

D guitar chords

Triads, tree-notes chords
Tetrads, four-notes chords
Extended chords
Altered chords

E guitar chords

Triads, tree-notes chords
Tetrads, four-notes chords
Extended chords
Altered chords

F guitar chords

Triads, tree-notes chords
Tetrads, four-notes chords
Extended chords
Altered chords

G guitar chords

Triads, tree-notes chords
Tetrads, four-notes chords
Extended chords
Altered chords