Major 7th Piano Chords

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C Major 7th Piano Chords

Cmaj7 chord: C E G B
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Ab A A# ▪ Bb B B# ▪ Cb C C# ▪ Db D D# ▪ Eb E E# ▪ Fb F F# ▪ Gb G G#

C7 Treble Chords | View as Bass Chord

A major seventh chord is a major triad (a root, a major third, and a perfect fifth) with an added seventh interval above the root:

Dominant 7th
   A C7 has an added minor seventh:   C – E – G – B♭

● Major 7th
   A Cmaj7 has an added major seventh:   C – E – G – B

Dominant 7th Flat Five
   A C7♭5 is a C7 with a diminished fifth:   C – E – G♭ – B♭

● /
   A C7sus4 is a C7 with a instead of a major third:   C – F – G – B

Switch Chord Type:

     ▪ Cmajor | Cmajor6 | Cmajor7 | Cmajor9
     ▪ Cminor | Cminor6 | Cminor7 | Cminor9


     ▪ C diminished | C diminished 7th
     ▪ C augmented | C augmented 7th

     ▪ C sus 2nd
     ▪ C sus 4th

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D Major 7th Piano Chords

Dmaj7 chord: D F# A C#
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D7 Treble Chords

A major seventh chord is a major triad (a root, a major third, and a perfect fifth) with an added seventh interval above the root:

Dominant 7th
   A D7 has an added minor seventh:   D – F♯ – A – C

● Major 7th
   A Dmaj7 has an added major seventh:   D – F♯ – A – C♯

Dominant 7th Flat Five
   A D7♭5 is a D7 with a diminished fifth:   D – F♯ – A♭ – C

● /
   A D7sus4 is a D7 with a instead of a major third:   D – G – A – C

Switch Chord Type:

     ▪ Dmajor | Dmajor6 | Dmajor7 | Dmajor9
     ▪ Dminor | Dminor6 | Dminor7 | Dminor9


     ▪ D diminished | D diminished 7th
     ▪ D augmented | D augmented 7th

     ▪ D sus 2nd
     ▪ D sus 4th

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E Major 7th Piano Chords

Emaj7 chord: E G# B D#
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E7 Treble Chords 

A major seventh chord is a major triad (a root, a major third, and a perfect fifth) with an added seventh interval above the root:

Dominant 7th
   An E7 has an added minor seventh:   E – G♯ – B – D

Major 7th
   An Emaj7 has an added major seventh:   E – G♯ – B – D♯

Dominant 7th Flat Five
   An E7♭5 is an E7 with a diminished fifth:   E – G♯ – B♭ – D

● /
   An E7sus4 is an E7 with a instead of a major third:   E – A – B – D

Switch Chord Type:

     ▪ Emajor | Emajor6 | Emajor7 | Emajor9
     ▪ Eminor | Eminor6 | Eminor7 | Eminor9


     ▪ E diminished | E diminished 7th
     ▪ E augmented | E augmented 7th

     ▪ E sus 2nd
     ▪ E sus 4th

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F Major 7th Piano Chords

Fmaj7 chord: F A C E
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Ab A A# ▪ Bb B B# ▪ Cb C C# ▪ Db D D# ▪ Eb E E# ▪ Fb F F# ▪ Gb G G#

F7 Treble Chords 

A major seventh chord is a major triad (a root, a major third, and a perfect fifth) with an added seventh interval above the root:

Dominant 7th
   An F7 has an added minor seventh:   F – A – C – E♭

Major 7th
   An Fmaj7 has an added major seventh:   F – A – C – E

Dominant 7th Flat Five
   An F7♭5 is an F7 with a diminished fifth:   F – A – C♭ – E♭

● /
   An F7sus4 is an F7 with a instead of a major third:   F – B♭ – C – E♭

Switch Chord Type:

     ▪ Fmajor | Fmajor6 | Fmajor7 | Fmajor9
     ▪ Fminor | Fminor6 | Fminor7 | Fminor9


     ▪ F diminished | F diminished 7th
     ▪ F augmented | F augmented 7th

     ▪ F sus 2nd
     ▪ F sus 4th

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G Major 7th Piano Chords

Gmaj7 chord: G B D F#
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Ab A A# ▪ Bb B B# ▪ Cb C C# ▪ Db D D# ▪ Eb E E# ▪ Fb F F# ▪ Gb G G#

G7 Treble Chords

A major seventh chord is a major triad (a root, a major third, and a perfect fifth) with an added seventh interval above the root:

Dominant 7th
   A G7 has an added minor seventh:   G – B – D – F

Major 7th
   A Gmaj7 has an added major seventh:   G – B – D – F♯

Dominant 7th Flat Five
   A G7♭5 is a G7 with a diminished fifth:   G – B – D♭ – F

● /
   A G7sus4 is a G7 with a instead of a major third:   G – C – D – F

Switch Chord Type:

     ▪ Gmajor | Gmajor6 | Gmajor7 | Gmajor9
     ▪ Gminor | Gminor6 | Gminor7 | Gminor9


     ▪ G diminished | G diminished 7th
     ▪ G augmented | G augmented 7th

     ▪ G sus 2nd
     ▪ G sus 4th

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A Major 7th Piano Chords

Amaj7 chord: A C# E G#
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Ab A A# ▪ Bb B B# ▪ Cb C C# ▪ Db D D# ▪ Eb E E# ▪ Fb F F# ▪ Gb G G#

A7 Treble Chords 

A major seventh chord is a major triad (a root, a major third, and a perfect fifth) with an added seventh interval above the root:

Dominant 7th
   An A7 has an added minor seventh:   A – C♯ – E – G

Major 7th
   An Amaj7 has an added major seventh:   A – C♯ – E – G♯

Dominant 7th Flat Five
   An A7♭5 is an A7 with a diminished fifth:   A – C♯ – E♭ – G

● /
   An A7sus4 is an A7 with a instead of a major third:   A – D – E – G

Switch Chord Type:

     ▪ Amajor | Amajor6 | Amajor7 | Amajor9
     ▪ Aminor | Aminor6 | Aminor7 | Aminor9


     ▪ A diminished | A diminished 7th
     ▪ A augmented | A augmented 7th

     ▪ A sus 2nd
     ▪ A sus 4th

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B Major 7th Piano Chords

Bmaj7 chord: B D# F# A#
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B7 Treble Chords

A major seventh chord is a major triad (a root, a major third, and a perfect fifth) with an added seventh interval above the root:

Dominant 7th
   A B7 has an added minor seventh:   B – D♯ – F♯ – A

Major 7th
   A Bmaj7 has an added major seventh:   B – D♯ – F♯ – A♯

Dominant 7th Flat Five
   A B7♭5 is a B7 with a diminished fifth:   B – D♯ – F – A

● /
   A B7sus4 is a B7 with a instead of a major third:   B – E – F♯ – A

Switch Chord Type:

     ▪ Bmajor | Bmajor6 | Bmajor7 | Bmajor9
     ▪ Bminor | Bminor6 | Bminor7 | Bminor9


     ▪ B diminished | B diminished 7th
     ▪ B augmented | B augmented 7th

     ▪ B sus 2nd
     ▪ B sus 4th