Bmaj7 Guitar Chord

Bmaj7 Guitar Chord and alternate tunings. 7 chord voicings, charts and sounds. Chord notes and structure: B Eb Gb Bb (R 3 5 7).


Bmaj7 Chord

Full name: B major seventh
AKA: Bmajor7   BM7   BMaj7  
Guitar sound:

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Bmaj7 Guitar Chord Charts

Simplified notation: x x 9 8 7 6 Difficulty level: Advanced
Bmaj7 for guitar on frets x, x, 9, 8, 7, 6 Bmaj7 for guitar on frets x, x, 9, 8, 7, 6

Simplified notation: 7 x 8 8 7 x Difficulty level: Advanced
Bmaj7 for guitar on frets 7, x, 8, 8, 7, x Bmaj7 for guitar on frets 7, x, 8, 8, 7, x

Simplified notation: x 2 1 3 0 2 Difficulty level: Professional
Bmaj7 for guitar on frets x, 2, 1, 3, 0, 2 Bmaj7 for guitar on frets x, 2, 1, 3, 0, 2

Simplified notation: x 2 4 3 4 2 Difficulty level: Professional
Bmaj7 for guitar on frets x, 2, 4, 3, 4, 2 Bmaj7 for guitar on frets x, 2, 4, 3, 4, 2

Simplified notation: 7 9 8 8 7 7
Bmaj7 for guitar on frets 7, 9, 8, 8, 7, 7 Bmaj7 for guitar on frets 7, 9, 8, 8, 7, 7


Simplified notation: 7 6 4 4 4 6
Bmaj7 for guitar on frets 7, 6, 4, 4, 4, 6 Bmaj7 for guitar on frets 7, 6, 4, 4, 4, 6


Simplified notation: x 14 13 11 11 11
Bmaj7 for guitar on frets x, 14, 13, 11, 11, 11 Bmaj7 for guitar on frets x, 14, 13, 11, 11, 11




Bmaj7 Inversions on guitar

Bmaj7\Eb guitar chord
Bmaj7\Gb guitar chord
Bmaj7\Bb guitar chord

Bmaj7 chord charts for left handed guitar

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Bmaj7 Chord Structure

Notes: B Eb Gb Bb
Interval structure: R 3 5 7

Chord construction:
R = B
B + major interval = Eb (scale degree = 3rd)
Eb + minor interval = Gb (scale degree = 5th)
Gb + major interval = Bb (scale degree = 7th)


Bmaj7 on other instruments

Bmaj7 piano
Bmaj7 Piano chord chart
Bmaj7 guitar
Bmaj7 Guitar chord chart
Bmaj7 ukulele
Bmaj7 ukulele chord
Bmaj7 mandolin
Bmaj7 mandolin chord
Bmaj7 banjo
Bmaj7 banjo chord


Change tuning

Bmaj7 Chord Harmonized Progressions

B major scale harmonized 7th chords
Bmaj7 Dbm7 Ebm7 Emaj7 Gb7 Abm7 Bbm7b5

F# major scale harmonized 7th chords
F#maj7 G#m7 A#m7 Bmaj7 C#7 D#m7 Fm7b5

G# natural minor scale harmonized 7th chords
G#m7 A#m7b5 Bmaj7 C#m7 D#m7 Emaj7 F#7

D# natural minor scale harmonized 7th chords
D#m7 Fm7b5 Gbmaj7 G#m7 A#m7 Bmaj7 C#7

D# harmonic minor scale harmonized 7th chords
D#m(maj7) Fm7b5 Gbmaj7#5 G#m7 A#7 Bmaj7 Ddim7




Scales Related to Bmaj7

Scales that include all of the notes of Bmaj7.
F#/Gb major B major F#/Gb ionian B ionian D#/Eb harmonic minor D#/Eb natural minor G#/Ab natural minor C#/Db dorian G#/Ab dorian D#/Eb phrygian A#/Bb phrygian E lydian B lydian C#/Db mixolydian F#/Gb mixolydian D#/Eb aeolian G#/Ab aeolian F locrian A#/Bb locrian D#/Eb augmented

Bmaj7 chord staff

Musical staff for the Bmaj7 chord

Bmaj7 summary table

Guitar chord name Bmaj7 (B major seventh)
Guitar sound
Notes and structureB Eb Gb Bb (R 3 5 7)
Alternate tunings
Chord Categories major chord with a major 7   7th chord  
Other Notations Bmajor7   BM7   BMaj7  
Chord Construction R = B
B + major interval = Eb (scale degree = 3rd)
Eb + minor interval = Gb (scale degree = 5th)
Gb + major interval = Bb (scale degree = 7th)
Bmaj7 on other instrumentsBmaj7 piano
Bmaj7 Piano chord chart
Bmaj7 guitar
Bmaj7 Guitar chord chart
Bmaj7 ukulele
Bmaj7 ukulele chord
Bmaj7 mandolin
Bmaj7 mandolin chord
Bmaj7 banjo
Bmaj7 banjo chord

Tweak notes of Bmaj7

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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