Basic Guitar – The A Minor 7th Chord

    Published: 06-16-2009
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    Expert musician Franklin Taggart demonstrates how to play a A Minor 7th Chord on the guitar.

    Franklin Taggart

    Franklin Taggart is a guitarist, singer/songwriter, recording engineer and record producer based in Silver Spring, MD. He's played guitar since 1975 and has been involved in some aspect of performing, recording and composing ever since then. He also is a well known guitar teacher in the Washington, DC area. He has been nominated for many WAMMIE awards from the Washington Area Music Association, winning the Traditional Folk Instrumentalist category in 2001. His first CD Falling All the Way has received excellent reviews from a variety of sources and was also nominated for seven WAMMIE's.

    Hi, I am Franklin Taggart. I am a guitar player and a guitar teacher and I would like to show you how to play an A minor 7th chord. The first finger goes on the first fret of the second string. Your middle finger goes on the second fret of the fourth string. For the A minor 7th chord, you play the bottom five strings and thats how you play the A minor 7th chord.