E7 Guitar Chord
E dominant seventh for guitar

E7 Guitar Chord and alternate tunings. 8 chord voicings, charts and sounds. Chord notes and structure: E Ab B D (R 3 5 m7).


E7 Chord

Full name: E dominant seventh
AKA: Edom   Edom7  
Guitar sound:


E7 Guitar Chord Charts

Simplified notation: 0 2 0 1 0 0 Difficulty level: Rookie
E7 for guitar on frets 0, 2, 0, 1, 0, 0 E7 for guitar on frets 0, 2, 0, 1, 0, 0

Simplified notation: x 7 9 7 9 7 Difficulty level: Intermediate
E7 for guitar on frets x, 7, 9, 7, 9, 7 E7 for guitar on frets x, 7, 9, 7, 9, 7

Simplified notation: 0 2 2 1 3 0 Difficulty level: Intermediate
E7 for guitar on frets 0, 2, 2, 1, 3, 0 E7 for guitar on frets 0, 2, 2, 1, 3, 0

Simplified notation: 12 x 12 13 12 x Difficulty level: Advanced
E7 for guitar on frets 12, x, 12, 13, 12, x E7 for guitar on frets 12, x, 12, 13, 12, x

Simplified notation: x 7 9 9 9 10 Difficulty level: Professional
E7 for guitar on frets x, 7, 9, 9, 9, 10 E7 for guitar on frets x, 7, 9, 9, 9, 10

Simplified notation: 12 14 12 13 12 12
E7 for guitar on frets 12, 14, 12, 13, 12, 12 E7 for guitar on frets 12, 14, 12, 13, 12, 12


Simplified notation: 12 11 9 9 9 10
E7 for guitar on frets 12, 11, 9, 9, 9, 10 E7 for guitar on frets 12, 11, 9, 9, 9, 10


Simplified notation: x 7 6 4 5 4
E7 for guitar on frets x, 7, 6, 4, 5, 4 E7 for guitar on frets x, 7, 6, 4, 5, 4




E7 Chord Structure

Notes: E Ab B D
Interval structure: R 3 5 m7

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


E7 on other instruments

E7 piano
E7 Piano chord chart
E7 guitar
E7 Guitar chord chart
E7 ukulele
E7 mandolin
E7 banjo


Change tuning

E7 Chord Harmonized Progressions

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

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

A harmonic minor scale harmonized 7th chords
Am(maj7) Bm7b5 Cmaj7#5 Dm7 E7 Fmaj7 Abdim7

B melodic minor scale harmonized 7th chords
Bm(maj7) Dbm7 Dmaj7#5 E7 Gb7 Abdim7 Bbm7b5

A melodic minor scale harmonized 7th chords
Am(maj7) Bm7 Cmaj7#5 D7 E7 Gbdim7 Abm7b5




Scales Related to E7

Scales that include all of the notes of E7.
A major A melodic minor B melodic minor A ionian A harmonic minor F#/Gb natural minor B dorian C#/Db phrygian D lydian E mixolydian F#/Gb aeolian G#/Ab locrian C#/Db diminished (halftone - wholetone) E diminished (halftone - wholetone) G diminished (halftone - wholetone) A#/Bb diminished (halftone - wholetone) D diminished (wholetone - halftone) F diminished (wholetone - halftone) G#/Ab diminished (wholetone - halftone) B diminished (wholetone - halftone)

E7 summary table

Guitar chord name E7 (E dominant seventh)
Guitar sound
Notes and structureE Ab B D (R 3 5 m7)
Alternate tunings
Chord Categories major chord with a minor 7   7th chord  
Other Notations Edom   Edom7  
Chord Construction R = E
E + major interval = Ab (scale degree = 3rd)
Ab + minor interval = B (scale degree = 5th)
B + minor interval = D (scale degree = minor 7th)
E7 on other instrumentsE7 piano
E7 Piano chord chart
E7 guitar
E7 Guitar chord chart
E7 ukulele
E7 mandolin
E7 banjo

Alter notes of E7

E
B
G#
D
B
E
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

 
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