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Energist
08-25-2008, 09:16 AM
I'm trying to play the chords for a song, and there's two I don't really understand how to play. One is G/F and one is Em-Em7. So like... what's the meaning of the / and the -? (I'm using guitar chords by the way since there aren't ukulele chords/tabs for the song if that matters)

hotnanas
08-25-2008, 09:26 AM
Try searching for "slash chords" on these forums, for instance here (http://www.ukuleleunderground.com/forum/showthread.php?t=2624&highlight=slash+chord) or here (http://www.ukuleleunderground.com/forum/showthread.php?t=3459&highlight=slash+chord), and you will find answers.

:D:cool::love::rofl:

Energist
08-25-2008, 10:46 AM
Thanks! Is Em-Em7 a slash cord too and just written different or is it something else entirely?

hotnanas
08-25-2008, 10:48 AM
Thanks! Is Em-Em7 a slash cord too and just written different or is it something else entirely?

link to chords.

seeso
08-26-2008, 12:56 AM
Please link us to the tabs you're trying to play.

Energist
08-26-2008, 05:03 PM
Please link us to the tabs you're trying to play.

http://www.ultimate-guitar.com/tabs/y/yui/tokyo_live_crd.htm

NotoriousMOK
09-11-2008, 03:29 PM
Looks like you're just supposed to transition quickly from Em to Em7. Just to clarify, Em-Em7 refers to two chords, not just one.



C (http://www.ultimate-guitar.com/tabs/y/yui/tokyo_live_crd.htm) D (http://www.ultimate-guitar.com/tabs/y/yui/tokyo_live_crd.htm) Em (http://www.ultimate-guitar.com/tabs/y/yui/tokyo_live_crd.htm)-Em7 (http://www.ultimate-guitar.com/tabs/y/yui/tokyo_live_crd.htm)
Asa no HOOMU de denwa mo shitemita


I'm not familiar with this song, so I can't say for sure, but where I've seen this type of thing before it worked out like this;

Assuming 4/4 time (4 beats per measure) -- you would play a measure of C, then a measure of D, then in the next measure you play 2 beats of Em and 2 beats of Em7.

Hope this helps you on your way -- have fun!