Reading Chord Diagrams for the Mandolin

Part of the Mandolin For Dummies Cheat Sheet (UK Edition)

The grid here represents the six frets of the mandolin as if it’s standing upright. The five essential parts of a chord diagram (that is, the frets, open strings, chord symbol, ‘put fingers here’ marks, and left-hand fingering) are labelled.

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