A7 Guitar Chord

A7 Guitar Chord and alternate tunings. 7 chord voicings, charts and sounds. Chord notes and structure: A Db E G (R 3 5 m7).


A7 Chord

Full name: A dominant seventh
AKA: Adom   Adom7  
Guitar sound:

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A7 Guitar Chord Charts

Simplified notation: x 0 2 0 2 0 Difficulty level: Rookie
A7 for guitar on frets x, 0, 2, 0, 2, 0 A7 for guitar on frets x, 0, 2, 0, 2, 0

Simplified notation: x 0 2 2 2 3 Difficulty level: Intermediate
A7 for guitar on frets x, 0, 2, 2, 2, 3 A7 for guitar on frets x, 0, 2, 2, 2, 3

Simplified notation: 5 7 5 6 5 5 Difficulty level: Intermediate
A7 for guitar on frets 5, 7, 5, 6, 5, 5 A7 for guitar on frets 5, 7, 5, 6, 5, 5

Simplified notation: x x 7 9 8 9 Difficulty level: Advanced
A7 for guitar on frets x, x, 7, 9, 8, 9 A7 for guitar on frets x, x, 7, 9, 8, 9

Simplified notation: 5 7 x 6 8 x Difficulty level: Professional
A7 for guitar on frets 5, 7, x, 6, 8, x A7 for guitar on frets 5, 7, x, 6, 8, x

Simplified notation: 5 4 2 2 2 3
A7 for guitar on frets 5, 4, 2, 2, 2, 3 A7 for guitar on frets 5, 4, 2, 2, 2, 3


Simplified notation: x 12 11 12 10 12
A7 for guitar on frets x, 12, 11, 12, 10, 12 A7 for guitar on frets x, 12, 11, 12, 10, 12




A7 Inversions on guitar

A7\Db guitar chord
A7\E guitar chord
A7\G guitar chord

A7 chord charts for left handed guitar

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A7 Chord Structure

Notes: A Db E G
Interval structure: R 3 5 m7

Chord construction:
R = A
A + major interval = Db (scale degree = 3rd)
Db + minor interval = E (scale degree = 5th)
E + minor interval = G (scale degree = minor 7th)


A7 on other instruments

A7 piano
A7 Piano chord chart
A7 guitar
A7 Guitar chord chart
A7 ukulele
A7 ukulele chord
A7 mandolin
A7 mandolin chord
A7 banjo
A7 banjo chord


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A7 Chord Harmonized Progressions

D major scale harmonized 7th chords
Dmaj7 Em7 Gbm7 Gmaj7 A7 Bm7 Dbm7b5

B natural minor scale harmonized 7th chords
Bm7 Dbm7b5 Dmaj7 Em7 Gbm7 Gmaj7 A7

D harmonic minor scale harmonized 7th chords
Dm(maj7) Em7b5 Fmaj7#5 Gm7 A7 Bbmaj7 Dbdim7

E melodic minor scale harmonized 7th chords
Em(maj7) Gbm7 Gmaj7#5 A7 B7 Dbdim7 Ebm7b5

D melodic minor scale harmonized 7th chords
Dm(maj7) Em7 Fmaj7#5 G7 A7 Bdim7 Dbm7b5




Scales Related to A7

Scales that include all of the notes of A7.
D major D melodic minor E melodic minor D ionian D harmonic minor B natural minor E dorian F#/Gb phrygian G lydian A mixolydian B aeolian C#/Db locrian C diminished (halftone - wholetone) D#/Eb diminished (halftone - wholetone) F#/Gb diminished (halftone - wholetone) A diminished (halftone - wholetone) C#/Db diminished (wholetone - halftone) E diminished (wholetone - halftone) G diminished (wholetone - halftone) A#/Bb diminished (wholetone - halftone)

A7 chord staff

Musical staff for the A7 chord

A7 summary table

Guitar chord name A7 (A dominant seventh)
Guitar sound
Notes and structureA Db E G (R 3 5 m7)
Alternate tunings
Chord Categories major chord with a minor 7   7th chord  
Other Notations Adom   Adom7  
Chord Construction R = A
A + major interval = Db (scale degree = 3rd)
Db + minor interval = E (scale degree = 5th)
E + minor interval = G (scale degree = minor 7th)
A7 on other instrumentsA7 piano
A7 Piano chord chart
A7 guitar
A7 Guitar chord chart
A7 ukulele
A7 ukulele chord
A7 mandolin
A7 mandolin chord
A7 banjo
A7 banjo chord

Tweak notes of A7

E
C#
G
E
A
 
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References related to this chord

major chord with a minor 7   7th chord  

Major Seventh Chords on Wikipedia

Dominant Seventh Chords on Wikipedia

 
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