Harmonic Literacy for Guitar XI: Triskaidekaphilia! 13th Chords Everywhere!

The 13th chord is an extremely rich and useful voicing. However the challenge of only 6 guitar strings and four or five fretting human fingers of limited length, means that bringing them to the guitar can be tricky. The following article presents a way of understanding and memorising these shapes all over the fretboard.

13th Chords