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CAPO THEORY:  


Subtract 3 frets, and play in the the keys of G (for the 6th string) and C (for the fifth string):

There are two ways to play the chords in any key (using the G and C shapes):



The most important chords are     I   IV  V(7)  vi  and  bVII
                G   C   D(7)  Em       F
                C   F   G(7)  Am       Bb



Key of G:

G  G#/Ab  A  A#/Bb  B  C  C#/Db  D  D#/Eb  E  F   F#/Gb

0  1      2  3      4  5  6      7  8      9  10  11




Key of C:

C  C#/Db  D  D#/Eb  E  F   F#/Gb G  G#/Ab  A  A#/Bb  B   

0  1      2  3      4  5  6      7  8      9  10     11








The Complete set of chords in the keys of G and C:



Diatonic:                  |   Borrowed:  (major)           |   Secondary Dominants:       |   Blues:
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I  ii  iii  IV  V(7)  vi   |   bVII  bIII  bVI  (bV)(bII)   |   I7  II7  III7  VI7  VII7   |   I7  IV7  V7
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G  Am  Bm   C   D(7)  Em   |   F    Bb     Eb   (Db)(Ab)    |   G7  A7   B7    E7   F#7    |   G7   C7  D7
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Diatonic:                  |   Borrowed:  (major)           |   Secondary Dominants:       |   Blues:
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I  ii  iii  IV  V(7)  vi   |   bVII  bIII  bVI  (bV)(bII)   |   I7  II7  III7  VI7  VII7   |   I7  IV7  V7
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C  Dm  Em   F   G(7)  Am   |   Bb    Eb    Ab   (Gb)(Db)    |   C7  D7   E7    A7   B7     |   C7  F7   A7
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