How to construct and play the m/ma7 chord

Name

The m/ma7 is also named minor/major seventh

Alternative name

Use m/maj7 instead of m/ma7

Use mM7 instead of m/ma7

Use mMaj7 instead of m/ma7

Use m/M7 instead of m/ma7

Use -Δ7 instead of m/ma7

Use mΔ instead of m/ma7

Use -^7 instead of m/ma7

Quality

A m/ma7 is a Minor chord

Intervals

How to construct a m/ma7 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.

Minor third

Has 3 semitones and spans 3 naturals.

Perfect fifth

Has 7 semitones and spans 5 naturals.

Major seventh

Has 11 semitones and spans 7 naturals.

Scales

Cheatsheet

Play the m/ma7 chord in any key

You can play a Cminor/major seventh with the following notes.

C   Eb   G   B  

Sheet music of C minor/major seventh in three octaves.

The notes of the Cm/ma7 chord written down in sheet music.
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Cm/ma7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Cm/ma7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Cm/ma7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Cm/ma7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
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Piano chord voicing for C minor/major seventh.

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You can play a C#minor/major seventh with the following notes.

C#   E   G#   B#  

Sheet music of C# minor/major seventh in three octaves.

The notes of the C#m/ma7 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for C# minor/major seventh.

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You can play a Dbminor/major seventh with the following notes.

Db   Fb   Ab   C  

Sheet music of Db minor/major seventh in three octaves.

The notes of the Dbm/ma7 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for Db minor/major seventh.

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You can play a Dminor/major seventh with the following notes.

D   F   A   C#  

Sheet music of D minor/major seventh in three octaves.

The notes of the Dm/ma7 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for D minor/major seventh.

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You can play a D#minor/major seventh with the following notes.

D#   F#   A#   C##  

Sheet music of D# minor/major seventh in three octaves.

The notes of the D#m/ma7 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for D# minor/major seventh.

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You can play a Ebminor/major seventh with the following notes.

Eb   Gb   Bb   D  

Sheet music of Eb minor/major seventh in three octaves.

The notes of the Ebm/ma7 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for Eb minor/major seventh.

Ebm/ma7 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Eminor/major seventh with the following notes.

E   G   B   D#  

Sheet music of E minor/major seventh in three octaves.

The notes of the Em/ma7 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for E minor/major seventh.

Em/ma7 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Fminor/major seventh with the following notes.

F   Ab   C   E  

Sheet music of F minor/major seventh in three octaves.

The notes of the Fm/ma7 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for F minor/major seventh.

Fm/ma7 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a F#minor/major seventh with the following notes.

F#   A   C#   E#  

Sheet music of F# minor/major seventh in three octaves.

The notes of the F#m/ma7 chord written down in sheet music.
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F#m/ma7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F#m/ma7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
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F#m/ma7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
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Piano chord voicing for F# minor/major seventh.

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You can play a Gbminor/major seventh with the following notes.

Gb   Bbb   Db   F  

Sheet music of Gb minor/major seventh in three octaves.

The notes of the Gbm/ma7 chord written down in sheet music.
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Gbm/ma7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gbm/ma7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gbm/ma7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gbm/ma7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gbm/ma7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Gb minor/major seventh.

Gbm/ma7 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Gminor/major seventh with the following notes.

G   Bb   D   F#  

Sheet music of G minor/major seventh in three octaves.

The notes of the Gm/ma7 chord written down in sheet music.
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Gm/ma7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gm/ma7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gm/ma7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gm/ma7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gm/ma7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for G minor/major seventh.

Gm/ma7 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a G#minor/major seventh with the following notes.

G#   B   D#   F##  

Sheet music of G# minor/major seventh in three octaves.

The notes of the G#m/ma7 chord written down in sheet music.
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G#m/ma7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G#m/ma7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G#m/ma7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G#m/ma7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G#m/ma7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for G# minor/major seventh.

G#m/ma7 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Abminor/major seventh with the following notes.

Ab   Cb   Eb   G  

Sheet music of Ab minor/major seventh in three octaves.

The notes of the Abm/ma7 chord written down in sheet music.
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Abm/ma7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Abm/ma7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Ab minor/major seventh.

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You can play a Aminor/major seventh with the following notes.

A   C   E   G#  

Sheet music of A minor/major seventh in three octaves.

The notes of the Am/ma7 chord written down in sheet music.
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Am/ma7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for A minor/major seventh.

Am/ma7 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a A#minor/major seventh with the following notes.

A#   C#   E#   G##  

Sheet music of A# minor/major seventh in three octaves.

The notes of the A#m/ma7 chord written down in sheet music.
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A#m/ma7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
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A#m/ma7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A#m/ma7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for A# minor/major seventh.

A#m/ma7 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Bbminor/major seventh with the following notes.

Bb   Db   F   A  

Sheet music of Bb minor/major seventh in three octaves.

The notes of the Bbm/ma7 chord written down in sheet music.
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Bbm/ma7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bbm/ma7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bbm/ma7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Bb minor/major seventh.

Bbm/ma7 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Bminor/major seventh with the following notes.

B   D   F#   A#  

Sheet music of B minor/major seventh in three octaves.

The notes of the Bm/ma7 chord written down in sheet music.
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Bm/ma7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bm/ma7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bm/ma7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bm/ma7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bm/ma7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for B minor/major seventh.

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