How to construct and play the 5 chord

Name

The 5 is also named fifth

Quality

A 5 is a Unknown chord

Intervals

How to construct a 5 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 fifth

Has 7 semitones and spans 5 naturals.

Scales

Cheatsheet

Play the 5 chord in any key

You can play a Cfifth with the following notes.

C   G  

Sheet music of C fifth in three octaves.

The notes of the C5 chord written down in sheet music.
C5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for C fifth.

C5 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

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

C#   G#  

Sheet music of C# fifth in three octaves.

The notes of the C#5 chord written down in sheet music.
C#5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C#5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C#5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C#5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C#5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C#5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for C# fifth.

C#5 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Dbfifth with the following notes.

Db   Ab  

Sheet music of Db fifth in three octaves.

The notes of the Db5 chord written down in sheet music.
Db5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Db5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Db5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Db5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Db5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Db5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Db fifth.

Db5 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Dfifth with the following notes.

D   A  

Sheet music of D fifth in three octaves.

The notes of the D5 chord written down in sheet music.
D5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for D fifth.

D5 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

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

D#   A#  

Sheet music of D# fifth in three octaves.

The notes of the D#5 chord written down in sheet music.
D#5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D#5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D#5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D#5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D#5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D#5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for D# fifth.

D#5 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Ebfifth with the following notes.

Eb   Bb  

Sheet music of Eb fifth in three octaves.

The notes of the Eb5 chord written down in sheet music.
Eb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Eb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Eb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Eb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Eb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Eb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Eb fifth.

Eb5 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Efifth with the following notes.

E   B  

Sheet music of E fifth in three octaves.

The notes of the E5 chord written down in sheet music.
E5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
E5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
E5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
E5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
E5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
E5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for E fifth.

E5 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Ffifth with the following notes.

F   C  

Sheet music of F fifth in three octaves.

The notes of the F5 chord written down in sheet music.
F5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for F fifth.

F5 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

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

F#   C#  

Sheet music of F# fifth in three octaves.

The notes of the F#5 chord written down in sheet music.
F#5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F#5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F#5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F#5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F#5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F#5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for F# fifth.

F#5 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Gbfifth with the following notes.

Gb   Db  

Sheet music of Gb fifth in three octaves.

The notes of the Gb5 chord written down in sheet music.
Gb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Gb fifth.

Gb5 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Gfifth with the following notes.

G   D  

Sheet music of G fifth in three octaves.

The notes of the G5 chord written down in sheet music.
G5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for G fifth.

G5 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

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

G#   D#  

Sheet music of G# fifth in three octaves.

The notes of the G#5 chord written down in sheet music.
G#5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G#5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G#5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G#5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G#5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G#5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for G# fifth.

G#5 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Abfifth with the following notes.

Ab   Eb  

Sheet music of Ab fifth in three octaves.

The notes of the Ab5 chord written down in sheet music.
Ab5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Ab5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Ab5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Ab5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Ab5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Ab5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Ab fifth.

Ab5 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Afifth with the following notes.

A   E  

Sheet music of A fifth in three octaves.

The notes of the A5 chord written down in sheet music.
A5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for A fifth.

A5 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

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

A#   E#  

Sheet music of A# fifth in three octaves.

The notes of the A#5 chord written down in sheet music.
A#5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A#5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A#5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A#5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A#5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A#5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for A# fifth.

A#5 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Bbfifth with the following notes.

Bb   F  

Sheet music of Bb fifth in three octaves.

The notes of the Bb5 chord written down in sheet music.
Bb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Bb fifth.

Bb5 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Bfifth with the following notes.

B   F#  

Sheet music of B fifth in three octaves.

The notes of the B5 chord written down in sheet music.
B5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
B5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
B5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
B5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
B5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
B5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for B fifth.

B5 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app