Cdom7 Guitar Chord

Cdom7 Guitar Chord and alternate tunings. 8 chord voicings, charts and sounds. Chord notes and structure: C E G Bb (R 3 5 m7).


Cdom7 Chord

Full name: C dominant seventh
Standard name: C7
AKA: Cdom   Cdom7  
Guitar sound:

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C7 Guitar Chord Charts

Simplified notation: x 3 2 3 1 0 Difficulty level: Rookie
C7 for guitar on frets x, 3, 2, 3, 1, 0 C7 for guitar on frets x, 3, 2, 3, 1, 0

Simplified notation: x 3 5 3 5 3 Difficulty level: Intermediate
C7 for guitar on frets x, 3, 5, 3, 5, 3 C7 for guitar on frets x, 3, 5, 3, 5, 3

Simplified notation: 8 10 8 9 8 8 Difficulty level: Intermediate
C7 for guitar on frets 8, 10, 8, 9, 8, 8 C7 for guitar on frets 8, 10, 8, 9, 8, 8

Simplified notation: x x 10 12 11 12 Difficulty level: Advanced
C7 for guitar on frets x, x, 10, 12, 11, 12 C7 for guitar on frets x, x, 10, 12, 11, 12

Simplified notation: 8 x 8 9 8 x Difficulty level: Advanced
C7 for guitar on frets 8, x, 8, 9, 8, x C7 for guitar on frets 8, x, 8, 9, 8, x

Simplified notation: 8 10 x 9 11 x Difficulty level: Professional
C7 for guitar on frets 8, 10, x, 9, 11, x C7 for guitar on frets 8, 10, x, 9, 11, x

Simplified notation: 8 7 5 5 5 6
C7 for guitar on frets 8, 7, 5, 5, 5, 6 C7 for guitar on frets 8, 7, 5, 5, 5, 6


Simplified notation: x 3 2 0 1 0
C7 for guitar on frets x, 3, 2, 0, 1, 0 C7 for guitar on frets x, 3, 2, 0, 1, 0




C7 Inversions on guitar

C7\E guitar chord
C7\G guitar chord
C7\Bb guitar chord

C7 chord charts for left handed guitar

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C7 Chord Structure

Notes: C E G Bb
Interval structure: R 3 5 m7

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


C7\G ; C7\E ;


C7 on other instruments

Cdom7 piano
Cdom7 Piano chord chart
Cdom7 guitar
Cdom7 Guitar chord chart
Cdom7 ukulele
C7 ukulele chord
Cdom7 mandolin
C7 mandolin chord
Cdom7 banjo
C7 banjo chord


Change tuning

C7 Chord Harmonized Progressions

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

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

F harmonic minor scale harmonized 7th chords
Fm(maj7) Gm7b5 Abmaj7#5 Bbm7 C7 Dbmaj7 Edim7

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

F melodic minor scale harmonized 7th chords
Fm(maj7) Gm7 Abmaj7#5 Bb7 C7 Ddim7 Em7b5




Scales Related to C7

Scales that include all of the notes of C7.
F major F melodic minor G melodic minor F ionian F harmonic minor D natural minor G dorian A phrygian A#/Bb lydian C mixolydian D aeolian E locrian C diminished (halftone - wholetone) D#/Eb diminished (halftone - wholetone) F#/Gb diminished (halftone - wholetone) A diminished (halftone - wholetone) C#/Db diminished (wholetone - halftone) E diminished (wholetone - halftone) G diminished (wholetone - halftone) A#/Bb diminished (wholetone - halftone)

C7 chord staff

Musical staff for the C7 chord

C7 summary table

Guitar chord name Cdom7 (C dominant seventh)
standard name: C7
Guitar sound
Notes and structureC E G Bb (R 3 5 m7)
Alternate tunings
Related Chords C7\G ; C7\E ;
Chord Categories major chord with a minor 7   7th chord  
Other Notations Cdom   Cdom7  
Chord Construction R = C
C + major interval = E (scale degree = 3rd)
E + minor interval = G (scale degree = 5th)
G + minor interval = Bb (scale degree = minor 7th)
Cdom7 on other instrumentsCdom7 piano
Cdom7 Piano chord chart
Cdom7 guitar
Cdom7 Guitar chord chart
Cdom7 ukulele
C7 ukulele chord
Cdom7 mandolin
C7 mandolin chord
Cdom7 banjo
C7 banjo chord

Tweak notes of C7

E
C
A#
E
C
 
X
X
X
X
X
X




References related to this chord

major chord with a minor 7   7th chord  

Major Seventh Chords on Wikipedia

Dominant Seventh Chords on Wikipedia