Gmaj7 Guitar Chord

Gmaj7 Guitar Chord and alternate tunings. 8 chord voicings, charts and sounds. Chord notes and structure: G B D Gb (R 3 5 7).


Gmaj7 Chord

Full name: G major seventh
AKA: Gmajor7   GM7   GMaj7  
Guitar sound:

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ChartsInversionsLeft handed chartsStructureChord on other instrumentsHarmonized progressionsRelated scalesChord staffSummary tableReferencesAdjust notes


Gmaj7 Guitar Chord Charts

Simplified notation: 3 2 0 0 0 2 Difficulty level: Rookie
Gmaj7 for guitar on frets 3, 2, 0, 0, 0, 2 Gmaj7 for guitar on frets 3, 2, 0, 0, 0, 2

Simplified notation: x x 5 4 3 2 Difficulty level: Intermediate
Gmaj7 for guitar on frets x, x, 5, 4, 3, 2 Gmaj7 for guitar on frets x, x, 5, 4, 3, 2

Simplified notation: x x 5 7 7 7 Difficulty level: Intermediate
Gmaj7 for guitar on frets x, x, 5, 7, 7, 7 Gmaj7 for guitar on frets x, x, 5, 7, 7, 7

Simplified notation: 3 x 4 4 3 x Difficulty level: Intermediate
Gmaj7 for guitar on frets 3, x, 4, 4, 3, x Gmaj7 for guitar on frets 3, x, 4, 4, 3, x

Simplified notation: 3 2 0 0 3 2 Difficulty level: Advanced
Gmaj7 for guitar on frets 3, 2, 0, 0, 3, 2 Gmaj7 for guitar on frets 3, 2, 0, 0, 3, 2

Simplified notation: x 10 12 11 12 10 Difficulty level: Professional
Gmaj7 for guitar on frets x, 10, 12, 11, 12, 10 Gmaj7 for guitar on frets x, 10, 12, 11, 12, 10

Simplified notation: 3 5 4 4 3 3
Gmaj7 for guitar on frets 3, 5, 4, 4, 3, 3 Gmaj7 for guitar on frets 3, 5, 4, 4, 3, 3


Simplified notation: x 10 9 7 7 7
Gmaj7 for guitar on frets x, 10, 9, 7, 7, 7 Gmaj7 for guitar on frets x, 10, 9, 7, 7, 7




Gmaj7 Inversions on guitar

Gmaj7\B guitar chord
Gmaj7\D guitar chord
Gmaj7\Gb guitar chord

Gmaj7 chord charts for left handed guitar

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Gmaj7 Chord Structure

Notes: G B D Gb
Interval structure: R 3 5 7

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


Gmaj7 on other instruments

Gmaj7 piano
Gmaj7 Piano chord chart
Gmaj7 guitar
Gmaj7 Guitar chord chart
Gmaj7 ukulele
Gmaj7 ukulele chord
Gmaj7 mandolin
Gmaj7 mandolin chord
Gmaj7 banjo
Gmaj7 banjo chord


Change tuning

Gmaj7 Chord Harmonized Progressions

G major scale harmonized 7th chords
Gmaj7 Am7 Bm7 Cmaj7 D7 Em7 Gbm7b5

D major scale harmonized 7th chords
Dmaj7 Em7 Gbm7 Gmaj7 A7 Bm7 Dbm7b5

E natural minor scale harmonized 7th chords
Em7 Gbm7b5 Gmaj7 Am7 Bm7 Cmaj7 D7

B natural minor scale harmonized 7th chords
Bm7 Dbm7b5 Dmaj7 Em7 Gbm7 Gmaj7 A7

B harmonic minor scale harmonized 7th chords
Bm(maj7) Dbm7b5 Dmaj7#5 Em7 Gb7 Gmaj7 Bbdim7




Scales Related to Gmaj7

Scales that include all of the notes of Gmaj7.
D major G major D ionian G ionian B harmonic minor E natural minor B natural minor E dorian A dorian F#/Gb phrygian B phrygian C lydian G lydian D mixolydian A mixolydian E aeolian B aeolian C#/Db locrian F#/Gb locrian D#/Eb augmented

Gmaj7 chord staff

Musical staff for the Gmaj7 chord

Gmaj7 summary table

Guitar chord name Gmaj7 (G major seventh)
Guitar sound
Notes and structureG B D Gb (R 3 5 7)
Alternate tunings
Chord Categories major chord with a major 7   7th chord  
Other Notations Gmajor7   GM7   GMaj7  
Chord Construction R = G
G + major interval = B (scale degree = 3rd)
B + minor interval = D (scale degree = 5th)
D + major interval = Gb (scale degree = 7th)
Gmaj7 on other instrumentsGmaj7 piano
Gmaj7 Piano chord chart
Gmaj7 guitar
Gmaj7 Guitar chord chart
Gmaj7 ukulele
Gmaj7 ukulele chord
Gmaj7 mandolin
Gmaj7 mandolin chord
Gmaj7 banjo
Gmaj7 banjo chord

Tweak notes of Gmaj7

F#
B
G
D
B
G
X
X
X
X
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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