Playing Guitar: Common Moveable Chord Forms
Part of the Guitar Songs & Styles For Dummies Cheat Sheet
A moveable chord, unlike an open-position chord, does not include open strings. If you can move, without rearranging your fingers, from position to position on the neck of the guitar, it’s a moveable chord.
These moveable, or power, chords get their name because they get their root from the 6th string.
These moveable, or power, chords are rooted from the 5th string.
5th-String Root (more chords)
These additional chords are also rooted from the 5th string.