Bmaj7 Guitar Chord
B major seventh for guitar

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:


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 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 mandolin
Bmaj7 banjo


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 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 mandolin
Bmaj7 banjo

Alter notes of Bmaj7

A#
F#
D#
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References related to this chord

major chord with a major 7   7th chord  

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