- Place your index finger so that it covers both the 2nd and 1st strings on the first fret.
- Place your middle finger on the 3rd string, 2nd fret
- Place your ring finger on the 4th string, 3rd fret
- Start from the 4th string and strum each of the strings below in quick succession. Do not play the 6th or 5th strings.
The F Major Chord is similar in shape to the C Major chord in that it looks much like a staircase, expect for the fact that most of the notes in the F Major chord are moved down one string. Besides the similarity of their shapes, the F and C chords are relatively easy to move between and can be found together in many different musical patterns.