Your new chord at this level is A minor. Which is written short hand like this Am. Notice it’s sadder, darker sound.
Play along to the chord exercises below. Try to stay in time with the track as best you can. Your target is to be able to play along to all the tracks until bar 40. These exercises will have you playing your songs much more quickly than just song practice.
Concentrate on your 3rd finger (ring finger) while playing the chord change G and Am.
NOTES ON THE GUITAR
Your first minor scale is called the A minor scale. Notice that this scale has a darker, more sad sound like the chord. Before you play to the track, practice playing up and down the scale.