Fm7 Guitar Chord
F minor seventh for guitar

Fm7 Guitar Chord and alternate tunings. 11 chord voicings, charts and sounds. Chord notes and structure: F Ab C Eb (R m3 5 m7).


Fm7 Chord

Full name: F minor seventh
AKA: Fmin7   F-7  
Guitar sound:


Fm7 Guitar Chord Charts

Simplified notation: 1 3 3 1 4 1 Difficulty level: Intermediate
Fm7 for guitar on frets 1, 3, 3, 1, 4, 1 Fm7 for guitar on frets 1, 3, 3, 1, 4, 1

Simplified notation: x 8 10 8 9 8 Difficulty level: Intermediate
Fm7 for guitar on frets x, 8, 10, 8, 9, 8 Fm7 for guitar on frets x, 8, 10, 8, 9, 8

Simplified notation: 1 x 1 1 1 1 Difficulty level: Intermediate
Fm7 for guitar on frets 1, x, 1, 1, 1, 1 Fm7 for guitar on frets 1, x, 1, 1, 1, 1

Simplified notation: 1 x 1 1 1 x Difficulty level: Intermediate
Fm7 for guitar on frets 1, x, 1, 1, 1, x Fm7 for guitar on frets 1, x, 1, 1, 1, x

Simplified notation: x 8 5 8 5 8 Difficulty level: Advanced
Fm7 for guitar on frets x, 8, 5, 8, 5, 8 Fm7 for guitar on frets x, 8, 5, 8, 5, 8

Simplified notation: x 8 6 5 4 x Difficulty level: Professional
Fm7 for guitar on frets x, 8, 6, 5, 4, x Fm7 for guitar on frets x, 8, 6, 5, 4, x

Simplified notation: 1 3 1 1 1 1
Fm7 for guitar on frets 1, 3, 1, 1, 1, 1 Fm7 for guitar on frets 1, 3, 1, 1, 1, 1


Simplified notation: x 8 6 8 6 8
Fm7 for guitar on frets x, 8, 6, 8, 6, 8 Fm7 for guitar on frets x, 8, 6, 8, 6, 8


Simplified notation: 13 11 13 13 x 11
Fm7 for guitar on frets 13, 11, 13, 13, x, 11 Fm7 for guitar on frets 13, 11, 13, 13, x, 11


Simplified notation: 1 x 3 1 4 4
Fm7 for guitar on frets 1, x, 3, 1, 4, 4 Fm7 for guitar on frets 1, x, 3, 1, 4, 4


Simplified notation: x 8 10 10 9 11
Fm7 for guitar on frets x, 8, 10, 10, 9, 11 Fm7 for guitar on frets x, 8, 10, 10, 9, 11




Fm7 Chord Structure

Notes: F Ab C Eb
Interval structure: R m3 5 m7

Chord construction:
R = F
F + minor interval = Ab (scale degree = minor 3rd)
Ab + major interval = C (scale degree = 5th)
C + minor interval = Eb (scale degree = minor 7th)


Fm7 on other instruments

Fm7 piano
Fm7 Piano chord chart
Fm7 guitar
Fm7 Guitar chord chart
Fm7 ukulele
Fm7 mandolin
Fm7 banjo


Change tuning

Fm7 Chord Harmonized Progressions

D# major scale harmonized 7th chords
D#maj7 Fm7 Gm7 G#maj7 A#7 Cm7 Dm7b5

C# major scale harmonized 7th chords
C#maj7 D#m7 Fm7 F#maj7 G#7 A#m7 Cm7b5

G# major scale harmonized 7th chords
G#maj7 A#m7 Cm7 C#maj7 D#7 Fm7 Gm7b5

F natural minor scale harmonized 7th chords
Fm7 Gm7b5 Abmaj7 Bbm7 Cm7 Dbmaj7 Eb7

C natural minor scale harmonized 7th chords
Cm7 Dm7b5 Ebmaj7 Fm7 Gm7 Abmaj7 Bb7

A# natural minor scale harmonized 7th chords
A#m7 Cm7b5 Dbmaj7 D#m7 Fm7 F#maj7 G#7

C harmonic minor scale harmonized 7th chords
Cm(maj7) Dm7b5 Ebmaj7#5 Fm7 G7 Abmaj7 Bdim7

D# melodic minor scale harmonized 7th chords
D#m(maj7) Fm7 Gbmaj7#5 G#7 A#7 Cdim7 Dm7b5




Scales Related to Fm7

Scales that include all of the notes of Fm7.
C#/Db major D#/Eb major G#/Ab major D#/Eb melodic minor C#/Db ionian D#/Eb ionian G#/Ab ionian C harmonic minor C natural minor F natural minor A#/Bb natural minor D#/Eb dorian F dorian A#/Bb dorian C phrygian F phrygian G phrygian C#/Db lydian F#/Gb lydian G#/Ab lydian

Fm7 summary table

Guitar chord name Fm7 (F minor seventh)
Guitar sound
Notes and structureF Ab C Eb (R m3 5 m7)
Alternate tunings
Chord Categories minor chord with a minor 7   7th chord  
Other Notations Fmin7   F-7  
Chord Construction R = F
F + minor interval = Ab (scale degree = minor 3rd)
Ab + major interval = C (scale degree = 5th)
C + minor interval = Eb (scale degree = minor 7th)
Fm7 on other instrumentsFm7 piano
Fm7 Piano chord chart
Fm7 guitar
Fm7 Guitar chord chart
Fm7 ukulele
Fm7 mandolin
Fm7 banjo

Alter notes of Fm7

F
D#
G#
F
C
F
X
X
X
X
X
X




References related to this chord

minor chord with a minor 7   7th chord  

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