Amaj7 Guitar Chord
A major seventh for guitar

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:


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 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 mandolin
Amaj7 banjo


Change tuning

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


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 mandolin
Amaj7 banjo

Alter notes of Amaj7

E
C#
G#
E
A
 
X
X
X
X
X
X




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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