How to construct and play the 4 chord

Alternative name

Use quartal instead of 4

Quality

A 4 is a Unknown chord

Intervals

How to construct a 4 chord?

Use the following intervals in any order to construct this chord. Start on a specific note on which you want to construct this chord from (for instance the note "C") and calculate each interval on top of it. Afterwards, you will be able to play it on your instrument.

Perfect unison

Has 0 semitones and spans 1 naturals.

Perfect fourth

Has 5 semitones and spans 4 naturals.

Minor seventh

Has 10 semitones and spans 7 naturals.

minor decime

Has 15 semitones and spans 10 naturals.

Scales

Cheatsheet

Play the 4 chord in any key

You can play a C4 with the following notes.

C   F   Bb   Eb  

Sheet music of C 4 in three octaves.

The notes of the C4 chord written down in sheet music.
C4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for C 4.

C4 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a C#4 with the following notes.

C#   F#   B   E  

Sheet music of C# 4 in three octaves.

The notes of the C#4 chord written down in sheet music.
C#4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C#4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C#4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C#4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C#4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C#4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for C# 4.

C#4 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Db4 with the following notes.

Db   Gb   Cb   Fb  

Sheet music of Db 4 in three octaves.

The notes of the Db4 chord written down in sheet music.
Db4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Db4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Db4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Db4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Db4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Db4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Db 4.

Db4 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a D4 with the following notes.

D   G   C   F  

Sheet music of D 4 in three octaves.

The notes of the D4 chord written down in sheet music.
D4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for D 4.

D4 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a D#4 with the following notes.

D#   G#   C#   F#  

Sheet music of D# 4 in three octaves.

The notes of the D#4 chord written down in sheet music.
D#4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D#4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D#4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D#4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D#4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D#4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for D# 4.

D#4 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Eb4 with the following notes.

Eb   Ab   Db   Gb  

Sheet music of Eb 4 in three octaves.

The notes of the Eb4 chord written down in sheet music.
Eb4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Eb4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Eb4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Eb4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Eb4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Eb4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Eb 4.

Eb4 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a E4 with the following notes.

E   A   D   G  

Sheet music of E 4 in three octaves.

The notes of the E4 chord written down in sheet music.
E4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
E4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
E4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
E4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
E4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
E4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for E 4.

E4 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a F4 with the following notes.

F   Bb   Eb   Ab  

Sheet music of F 4 in three octaves.

The notes of the F4 chord written down in sheet music.
F4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for F 4.

F4 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a F#4 with the following notes.

F#   B   E   A  

Sheet music of F# 4 in three octaves.

The notes of the F#4 chord written down in sheet music.
F#4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F#4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F#4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F#4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F#4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F#4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for F# 4.

F#4 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Gb4 with the following notes.

Gb   Cb   Fb   Bbb  

Sheet music of Gb 4 in three octaves.

The notes of the Gb4 chord written down in sheet music.
Gb4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gb4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gb4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gb4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gb4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gb4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Gb 4.

Gb4 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a G4 with the following notes.

G   C   F   Bb  

Sheet music of G 4 in three octaves.

The notes of the G4 chord written down in sheet music.
G4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for G 4.

G4 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a G#4 with the following notes.

G#   C#   F#   B  

Sheet music of G# 4 in three octaves.

The notes of the G#4 chord written down in sheet music.
G#4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G#4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G#4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G#4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G#4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G#4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for G# 4.

G#4 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Ab4 with the following notes.

Ab   Db   Gb   Cb  

Sheet music of Ab 4 in three octaves.

The notes of the Ab4 chord written down in sheet music.
Ab4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Ab4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Ab4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Ab4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Ab4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Ab4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Ab 4.

Ab4 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a A4 with the following notes.

A   D   G   C  

Sheet music of A 4 in three octaves.

The notes of the A4 chord written down in sheet music.
A4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for A 4.

A4 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a A#4 with the following notes.

A#   D#   G#   C#  

Sheet music of A# 4 in three octaves.

The notes of the A#4 chord written down in sheet music.
A#4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A#4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A#4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A#4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A#4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A#4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for A# 4.

A#4 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Bb4 with the following notes.

Bb   Eb   Ab   Db  

Sheet music of Bb 4 in three octaves.

The notes of the Bb4 chord written down in sheet music.
Bb4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bb4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bb4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bb4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bb4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bb4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Bb 4.

Bb4 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a B4 with the following notes.

B   E   A   D  

Sheet music of B 4 in three octaves.

The notes of the B4 chord written down in sheet music.
B4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
B4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
B4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
B4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
B4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
B4 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for B 4.

B4 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app