Watch the Reading a Chord Diagram online guitar lesson by TrueFire from The Indispensable Toolbox for Guitarists

Reading a Chord Diagram - Guidance is a video guitar lesson presented by Susan Mazer and is sourced from Hands-On Guitar: The Beginner's Guide.

In order to play chords we need a way to notate where your fingers are placed on the neck. Chord boxes are a visual representation of the guitar neck. They're easy to read and will help you to eventually learn music on your own from books or online!