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Home : Theory and Patterns : CAGED G C D Chords
     I              IV             V
 
     G              C              D
____5_1_3__    3_____5___3    x_5_1______  <- open position
| | | | | |    | | | | 1 |    | | | | | |
| 3 | | | |    | | 3 | | |    | | | 5 | 3
1 | | | | 5    | 1 | | | |    | | | | 1 |
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___________    ___________    ___________
 (G shape)      (C shape)      (D shape)
     G              C              D
                              x__________
___________    ___________    | | | 5 | 3        
1 | | | 5 1    5 1 | | | 5    | | | | 1 |  <- 3rd fret
| | | 3 | |    | | | | | |    | | 3 | | |
| 5 1 | | |    | | 5 1 3 |    | 1 | | | |
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| | | | | |    | | | | | |    | | | | | |
___________    ___________    ___________
 (E shape)      (A shape)      (C shape)
     G              C              D
x__________    ___________    ___________
| 5 1 | | |    | | 5 1 3 |    5 1 | | | 5  <- 5th fret
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| | | 5 | 3    | 3 | | | |    | | 5 1 3 |
| | | | 1 |    1 | | | | 1    | | | | | |
___________    ___________    ___________
 (D shape)      (G shape)      (A shape)
     G              C              D
___________    ___________    ___________
3 | | 5 | 3    | | | | | |    | | 5 1 3 |  <- 7th fret
| | | | 1 |    1 | | | 5 1    | | | | | |
| | 3 | | |    | | | 3 | |    | 3 | | | |
| 1 | | | |    | 5 1 | | |    1 | | | | 1
___________    ___________    ___________
 (C shape)      (E shape)      (G shape)
     G              C              D
___________    x__________    x__________
5 1 | | | 5    | 5 1 | | |    1 | | | 5 1  <- 10th fret
| | | | | |    | | | | | |    | | | 3 | |
| | 5 1 3 |    | | | 5 | 3    | 5 1 | | |
| | | | | |    | | | | 1 |    | | | | | |
___________    ___________    ___________
 (A shape)      (D shape)      (E shape)
     G              C              D
___________    ___________    ___________
| | 5 1 3 |    3 | | 5 | 3    x 5 1 | | |  <- 12th fret
| | | | | |    | | | | 1 |    | | | | | |
| 3 | | | |    | | 3 | | |    | | | 5 | 3
1 | | | | 5    | 1 | | | |    | | | | 1 |
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___________    ___________    ___________
 (G shape)      (C shape)      (D shape)

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