Amaj7 Guitar Chord

Amaj7 Guitar Chord and alternate tunings. 7 chord voicings, charts and sounds. Chord notes and structure: A Db E Ab (R 3 5 7).


Amaj7 Chord

Full name: A major seventh
AKA: Amajor7   AM7   AMaj7  
Guitar sound:

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Amaj7 Guitar Chord Charts

Simplified notation: x 0 2 1 2 0 Difficulty level: Rookie
Amaj7 for guitar on frets x, 0, 2, 1, 2, 0 Amaj7 for guitar on frets x, 0, 2, 1, 2, 0

Simplified notation: x 0 2 2 2 4 Difficulty level: Intermediate
Amaj7 for guitar on frets x, 0, 2, 2, 2, 4 Amaj7 for guitar on frets x, 0, 2, 2, 2, 4

Simplified notation: x x 7 6 5 4 Difficulty level: Advanced
Amaj7 for guitar on frets x, x, 7, 6, 5, 4 Amaj7 for guitar on frets x, x, 7, 6, 5, 4

Simplified notation: x 12 11 9 9 9 Difficulty level: Advanced
Amaj7 for guitar on frets x, 12, 11, 9, 9, 9 Amaj7 for guitar on frets x, 12, 11, 9, 9, 9

Simplified notation: 5 x 6 6 5 x Difficulty level: Advanced
Amaj7 for guitar on frets 5, x, 6, 6, 5, x Amaj7 for guitar on frets 5, x, 6, 6, 5, x

Simplified notation: 5 7 6 6 5 5
Amaj7 for guitar on frets 5, 7, 6, 6, 5, 5 Amaj7 for guitar on frets 5, 7, 6, 6, 5, 5


Simplified notation: 5 4 2 2 2 4
Amaj7 for guitar on frets 5, 4, 2, 2, 2, 4 Amaj7 for guitar on frets 5, 4, 2, 2, 2, 4




Amaj7 Inversions on guitar

Amaj7\Db guitar chord
Amaj7\E guitar chord
Amaj7\Ab guitar chord

Amaj7 chord charts for left handed guitar

Amaj7 guitar chord left handedAmaj7 guitar chord left handedAmaj7 guitar chord left handedAmaj7 guitar chord left handedAmaj7 guitar chord left handedAmaj7 guitar chord left handedAmaj7 guitar chord left handed


Amaj7 Chord Structure

Notes: A Db E Ab
Interval structure: R 3 5 7

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


Amaj7 on other instruments

Amaj7 piano
Amaj7 Piano chord chart
Amaj7 guitar
Amaj7 Guitar chord chart
Amaj7 ukulele
Amaj7 ukulele chord
Amaj7 mandolin
Amaj7 mandolin chord
Amaj7 banjo
Amaj7 banjo chord


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Amaj7 Chord Harmonized Progressions

A major scale harmonized 7th chords
Amaj7 Bm7 Dbm7 Dmaj7 E7 Gbm7 Abm7b5

E major scale harmonized 7th chords
Emaj7 Gbm7 Abm7 Amaj7 B7 Dbm7 Ebm7b5

F# natural minor scale harmonized 7th chords
F#m7 G#m7b5 Amaj7 Bm7 C#m7 Dmaj7 E7

C# natural minor scale harmonized 7th chords
C#m7 D#m7b5 Emaj7 F#m7 G#m7 Amaj7 B7

C# harmonic minor scale harmonized 7th chords
C#m(maj7) D#m7b5 Emaj7#5 F#m7 G#7 Amaj7 Cdim7




Scales Related to Amaj7

Scales that include all of the notes of Amaj7.
E major A major E ionian A ionian C#/Db harmonic minor C#/Db natural minor F#/Gb natural minor F#/Gb dorian B dorian C#/Db phrygian G#/Ab phrygian D lydian A lydian E mixolydian B mixolydian C#/Db aeolian F#/Gb aeolian D#/Eb locrian G#/Ab locrian C#/Db augmented

Amaj7 chord staff

Musical staff for the Amaj7 chord

Amaj7 summary table

Guitar chord name Amaj7 (A major seventh)
Guitar sound
Notes and structureA Db E Ab (R 3 5 7)
Alternate tunings
Chord Categories major chord with a major 7   7th chord  
Other Notations Amajor7   AM7   AMaj7  
Chord Construction R = A
A + major interval = Db (scale degree = 3rd)
Db + minor interval = E (scale degree = 5th)
E + major interval = Ab (scale degree = 7th)
Amaj7 on other instrumentsAmaj7 piano
Amaj7 Piano chord chart
Amaj7 guitar
Amaj7 Guitar chord chart
Amaj7 ukulele
Amaj7 ukulele chord
Amaj7 mandolin
Amaj7 mandolin chord
Amaj7 banjo
Amaj7 banjo chord

Tweak notes of Amaj7

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C#
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References related to this chord

major chord with a major 7   7th chord  

Major Seventh Chords on Wikipedia

Dominant Seventh Chords on Wikipedia

 
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