Am7 Guitar Chord

Am7 Guitar Chord and alternate tunings. 7 chord voicings, charts and sounds. Chord notes and structure: A C E G (R m3 5 m7).


Am7 Chord

Full name: A minor seventh
AKA: Amin7   A-7  
Guitar sound:

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Am7 Guitar Chord Charts

Simplified notation: x 0 2 0 1 0 Difficulty level: Rookie
Am7 for guitar on frets x, 0, 2, 0, 1, 0 Am7 for guitar on frets x, 0, 2, 0, 1, 0

Simplified notation: 5 7 5 5 8 5 Difficulty level: Intermediate
Am7 for guitar on frets 5, 7, 5, 5, 8, 5 Am7 for guitar on frets 5, 7, 5, 5, 8, 5

Simplified notation: 5 x 5 5 5 x Difficulty level: Intermediate
Am7 for guitar on frets 5, x, 5, 5, 5, x Am7 for guitar on frets 5, x, 5, 5, 5, x

Simplified notation: x 12 10 12 10 12 Difficulty level: Advanced
Am7 for guitar on frets x, 12, 10, 12, 10, 12 Am7 for guitar on frets x, 12, 10, 12, 10, 12

Simplified notation: 5 7 5 5 5 5
Am7 for guitar on frets 5, 7, 5, 5, 5, 5 Am7 for guitar on frets 5, 7, 5, 5, 5, 5


Simplified notation: 5 3 2 2 x 3
Am7 for guitar on frets 5, 3, 2, 2, x, 3 Am7 for guitar on frets 5, 3, 2, 2, x, 3


Simplified notation: 5 x 7 5 8 8
Am7 for guitar on frets 5, x, 7, 5, 8, 8 Am7 for guitar on frets 5, x, 7, 5, 8, 8




Am7 Inversions on guitar

Am7\C guitar chord
Am7\E guitar chord
Am7\G guitar chord

Am7 chord charts for left handed guitar

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Am7 Chord Structure

Notes: A C E G
Interval structure: R m3 5 m7

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


Am7 on other instruments

Am7 piano
Am7 Piano chord chart
Am7 guitar
Am7 Guitar chord chart
Am7 ukulele
Am7 ukulele chord
Am7 mandolin
Am7 mandolin chord
Am7 banjo
Am7 banjo chord


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Am7 Chord Harmonized Progressions

G major scale harmonized 7th chords
Gmaj7 Am7 Bm7 Cmaj7 D7 Em7 Gbm7b5

F major scale harmonized 7th chords
Fmaj7 Gm7 Am7 Bbmaj7 C7 Dm7 Em7b5

C major scale harmonized 7th chords
Cmaj7 Dm7 Em7 Fmaj7 G7 Am7 Bm7b5

A natural minor scale harmonized 7th chords
Am7 Bm7b5 Cmaj7 Dm7 Em7 Fmaj7 G7

E natural minor scale harmonized 7th chords
Em7 Gbm7b5 Gmaj7 Am7 Bm7 Cmaj7 D7

D natural minor scale harmonized 7th chords
Dm7 Em7b5 Fmaj7 Gm7 Am7 Bbmaj7 C7

E harmonic minor scale harmonized 7th chords
Em(maj7) Gbm7b5 Gmaj7#5 Am7 B7 Cmaj7 Ebdim7

G melodic minor scale harmonized 7th chords
Gm(maj7) Am7 Bbmaj7#5 C7 D7 Edim7 Gbm7b5




Scales Related to Am7

Scales that include all of the notes of Am7.
C major F major G major G melodic minor C ionian F ionian G ionian E harmonic minor D natural minor E natural minor A natural minor D dorian G dorian A dorian E phrygian A phrygian B phrygian C lydian F lydian A#/Bb lydian

Am7 chord staff

Musical staff for the Am7 chord

Am7 summary table

Guitar chord name Am7 (A minor seventh)
Guitar sound
Notes and structureA C E G (R m3 5 m7)
Alternate tunings
Chord Categories minor chord with a minor 7   7th chord  
Other Notations Amin7   A-7  
Chord Construction R = A
A + minor interval = C (scale degree = minor 3rd)
C + major interval = E (scale degree = 5th)
E + minor interval = G (scale degree = minor 7th)
Am7 on other instrumentsAm7 piano
Am7 Piano chord chart
Am7 guitar
Am7 Guitar chord chart
Am7 ukulele
Am7 ukulele chord
Am7 mandolin
Am7 mandolin chord
Am7 banjo
Am7 banjo chord

Tweak notes of Am7

E
C
G
E
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References related to this chord

minor chord with a minor 7   7th chord  

Dominant Seventh Chords on Wikipedia

Diminished Seventh Chords on Wikipedia