Where do you start when you want to guitar chords learn to play guitar? The 8 chords every beginner guitar player should learn first are: C – A – G – E – D – Am – Em – Dm. With these chords alone you can play an endless amount of songs.
Here I've compiled the simplest inversions of most of the chords for mandolin and Tenor banjo. The shapes also relate to the fiddle. There are four or five inversions for most chords on the Mandolin, these are the one's I use.