Open g chord help

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rgie

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Hi everyone ive playing guitar for a bit now but i noticed when i use my ring finger on the g string it mutes the A string. Given i have small hands anyone have a tip on how to correct this. Thank you.

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Hi everyone ive playing guitar for a bit now but i noticed when i use my ring finger on the g string it mutes the A string. Given i have small hands anyone have a tip on how to correct this. Thank you.

jreyn1

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If you are trying to play an open G chord you shouldn't be fingering the g string at all? The g string and a string are separated by the d string so how can you mute the a string?

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If you are trying to play an open G chord you shouldn't be fingering the g string at all? The g string and a string are separated by the d string so how can you mute the a string?

rgie

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Originally Posted by: jreyn1

If you are trying to play an open G chord you shouldn't be fingering the g string at all? The g string and a string are separated by the d string so how can you mute the a string?

you are right i meant g note 3rd fret 6th string[/p]

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Originally Posted by: jreyn1

If you are trying to play an open G chord you shouldn't be fingering the g string at all? The g string and a string are separated by the d string so how can you mute the a string?

you are right i meant g note 3rd fret 6th string[/p]