How to construct and play the 7b5 chord

Quality

A 7b5 is a Major chord

Intervals

How to construct a 7b5 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.

Major third

Has 4 semitones and spans 3 naturals.

Diminished fifth

Has 6 semitones and spans 5 naturals.

Minor seventh

Has 10 semitones and spans 7 naturals.

Scales

Cheatsheet

Play the 7b5 chord in any key

You can play a C7b5 with the following notes.

C   E   Gb   Bb  

Sheet music of C 7b5 in three octaves.

The notes of the C7b5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for C 7b5.

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You can play a C#7b5 with the following notes.

C#   E#   G   B  

Sheet music of C# 7b5 in three octaves.

The notes of the C#7b5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for C# 7b5.

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You can play a Db7b5 with the following notes.

Db   F   Abb   Cb  

Sheet music of Db 7b5 in three octaves.

The notes of the Db7b5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for Db 7b5.

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You can play a D7b5 with the following notes.

D   F#   Ab   C  

Sheet music of D 7b5 in three octaves.

The notes of the D7b5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for D 7b5.

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You can play a D#7b5 with the following notes.

D#   F##   A   C#  

Sheet music of D# 7b5 in three octaves.

The notes of the D#7b5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for D# 7b5.

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You can play a Eb7b5 with the following notes.

Eb   G   Bbb   Db  

Sheet music of Eb 7b5 in three octaves.

The notes of the Eb7b5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for Eb 7b5.

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You can play a E7b5 with the following notes.

E   G#   Bb   D  

Sheet music of E 7b5 in three octaves.

The notes of the E7b5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for E 7b5.

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You can play a F7b5 with the following notes.

F   A   Cb   Eb  

Sheet music of F 7b5 in three octaves.

The notes of the F7b5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for F 7b5.

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You can play a F#7b5 with the following notes.

F#   A#   C   E  

Sheet music of F# 7b5 in three octaves.

The notes of the F#7b5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for F# 7b5.

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You can play a Gb7b5 with the following notes.

Gb   Bb   Dbb   Fb  

Sheet music of Gb 7b5 in three octaves.

The notes of the Gb7b5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for Gb 7b5.

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You can play a G7b5 with the following notes.

G   B   Db   F  

Sheet music of G 7b5 in three octaves.

The notes of the G7b5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for G 7b5.

G7b5 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a G#7b5 with the following notes.

G#   B#   D   F#  

Sheet music of G# 7b5 in three octaves.

The notes of the G#7b5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for G# 7b5.

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You can play a Ab7b5 with the following notes.

Ab   C   Ebb   Gb  

Sheet music of Ab 7b5 in three octaves.

The notes of the Ab7b5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for Ab 7b5.

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You can play a A7b5 with the following notes.

A   C#   Eb   G  

Sheet music of A 7b5 in three octaves.

The notes of the A7b5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for A 7b5.

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You can play a A#7b5 with the following notes.

A#   C##   E   G#  

Sheet music of A# 7b5 in three octaves.

The notes of the A#7b5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for A# 7b5.

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You can play a Bb7b5 with the following notes.

Bb   D   Fb   Ab  

Sheet music of Bb 7b5 in three octaves.

The notes of the Bb7b5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for Bb 7b5.

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You can play a B7b5 with the following notes.

B   D#   F   A  

Sheet music of B 7b5 in three octaves.

The notes of the B7b5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for B 7b5.

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