The B5 chord

Chord diagram for the B5 guitar chord.
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Step by Step

Let’s walk through how to play that B5 chord, one finger at a time, on your guitar.

  1. Put your first finger on the second fret of the fifth string.
  2. Put your third finger on the fourth fret of the fourth string.
  3. Put your fourth finger on the fourth fret of the third string.
  4. Strum only the middle three strings.

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