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Barre Chords Reference Sheet

Barre chords are great because if you learn one position you can move it up and down the neck to create different chords.

(Major) Barre Chords moving the E Position up and down the neck
E
F
F#
G
G#
A
A#
B
C
C#
D
D#
E
e|----0----1----2----3----4----5----6----7----8-----9-----10----11----12----|-1st
B|----0----1----2----3----4----5----6----7----8-----9-----10----11----12----|-1st
G|----1----2----3----4----5----6----7----8----9-----10----11----12----13----|-2nd
D|----2----3----4----5----6----7----8----9----10----11----12----13----14----|-4th
A|----2----3----4----5----6----7----8----9----10----11----12----13----14----|-3rd
E|----0----1----2----3----4----5----6----7----8-----9-----10----11----12----|-1st
(no barre on E)

finger barred
finger barred
finger
finger
finger
finger barred

(Minor) Barre Chords moving the Em Position up and down the neck
Em
Fm
F#m Gm
G#m Am
A#m
Bm Cm
C#m
Dm
D#m
Em
e|----0----1----2----3----4----5----6----7----8-----9-----10----11----12----|-1st
B|----0----1----2----3----4----5----6----7----8-----9-----10----11----12----|-1st
G|----0----1----2----3----4----5----6----7----8-----9-----10----11----12----|-1st
D|----2----3----4----5----6----7----8----9----10----11----12----13----14----|-4th
A|----2----3----4----5----6----7----8----9----10----11----12----13----14----|-3rd
E|----0----1----2----3----4----5----6----7----8-----9-----10----11----12----|-1st
(no barre on Em)

finger
finger
finger
finger
finger
finger

barred
barred
barred
barred

(Seventh) Barre Chords moving the E7 position up and down the neck
E7
F7
F#7 G7
G#7 A7
A#7 B7
C7
C#7
D7
D#7
E7
e|----0----1----2----3----4----5----6----7----8-----9-----10----11----12----|-1st
B|----0----1----2----3----4----5----6----7----8-----9-----10----11----12----|-1st
G|----1----2----3----4----5----6----7----8----9-----10----11----12----13----|-2nd
D|----0----1----2----3----4----5----6----7----8-----9-----10----11----12----|-1st
A|----2----3----4----5----6----7----8----9----10----11----12----13----14----|-3rd
E|----0----1----2----3----4----5----6----7----8-----9-----10----11----12----|-1st
(no barre on E7)

finger
finger
finger
finger
finger
finger

barred
barred
barred
barred

(Major) Barre Chords moving the A position up and down the neck
A
A#
B
C
C#
D
D#
E
F
F#
G
G#
A
e|----0----1----2----3----4----5----6----7----8-----9-----10----11----12----|-1st
B|----2----3----4----5----6----7----8----9----10----11----12----13----14----|-3rd
G|----2----3----4----5----6----7----8----9----10----11----12----13----14----|-3rd
D|----2----3----4----5----6----7----8----9----10----11----12----13----14----|-3rd
A|----0----1----2----3----4----5----6----7----8-----9-----10----11----12----|-1st
E|----X----X----X----X----X----X----X----X----X-----X-----X-----X-----X-----|-do
(no barre on A)

finger barred
finger barred
finger barred
finger barred
finger barred
not play

(Minor) Barre Chords by moving the Am position up and down the neck
Am
A#m Bm
Cm
C#m Dm
D#m Em
Fm
F#m
Gm
G#m
Am
e|----0----1----2----3----4----5----6----7----8-----9-----10----11----12----|-1st
B|----1----2----3----4----5----6----7----8----9-----10----11----12----13----|-2nd
G|----2----3----4----5----6----7----8----9----10----11----12----13----14----|-4th
D|----2----3----4----5----6----7----8----9----10----11----12----13----14----|-3rd
A|----0----1----2----3----4----5----6----7----8-----9-----10----11----12----|-1st
E|----X----X----X----X----X----X----X----X----X-----X-----X-----X-----X-----|-do
(no barre on Am)

finger barred
finger
finger
finger
finger barred
not play

(Seventh) Barre Chords by moving the A7 position up and down the neck
A7 A#7
B7
C7
C#7 D7
D#7 E7
F7
F#7
G7
G#7
A7
e|----0----1----2----3----4----5----6----7----8-----9-----10----11----12----|-1st
B|----2----3----4----5----6----7----8----9----10----11----12----13----14----|-4th
G|----0----1----2----3----4----5----6----7----8-----9-----10----11----12----|-1st
D|----2----3----4----5----6----7----8----9----10----11----12----13----14----|-3rd
A|----0----1----2----3----4----5----6----7----8-----9-----10----11----12----|-1st
E|----X----X----X----X----X----X----X----X----X-----X-----X-----X-----X-----|-do
(no barre on A7)

finger barred
finger
finger barred
finger
finger barred
not play