How to construct and play the m7 chord

Name

The m7 is also named minor seventh

Alternative name

Use min7 instead of m7

Use mi7 instead of m7

Use -7 instead of m7

Quality

A m7 is a Minor chord

Intervals

How to construct a m7 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.

Minor seventh

Has 10 semitones and spans 7 naturals.

Scales

Cheatsheet

Play the m7 chord in any key

You can play a Cminor seventh with the following notes.

C   Eb   G   Bb  

Sheet music of C minor seventh in three octaves.

The notes of the Cm7 chord written down in sheet music.
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Cm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Cm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Cm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Cm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Cm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for C minor seventh.

Cm7 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

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

C#   E   G#   B  

Sheet music of C# minor seventh in three octaves.

The notes of the C#m7 chord written down in sheet music.
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C#m7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C#m7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C#m7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C#m7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C#m7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for C# minor seventh.

C#m7 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Dbminor seventh with the following notes.

Db   Fb   Ab   Cb  

Sheet music of Db minor seventh in three octaves.

The notes of the Dbm7 chord written down in sheet music.
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Dbm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Dbm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Dbm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Dbm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Dbm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Db minor seventh.

Dbm7 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Dminor seventh with the following notes.

D   F   A   C  

Sheet music of D minor seventh in three octaves.

The notes of the Dm7 chord written down in sheet music.
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Dm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Dm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Dm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Dm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Dm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for D minor seventh.

Dm7 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

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

D#   F#   A#   C#  

Sheet music of D# minor seventh in three octaves.

The notes of the D#m7 chord written down in sheet music.
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D#m7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D#m7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D#m7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D#m7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D#m7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for D# minor seventh.

D#m7 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Ebminor seventh with the following notes.

Eb   Gb   Bb   Db  

Sheet music of Eb minor seventh in three octaves.

The notes of the Ebm7 chord written down in sheet music.
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Ebm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Ebm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Ebm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Ebm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Ebm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Eb minor seventh.

Ebm7 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Eminor seventh with the following notes.

E   G   B   D  

Sheet music of E minor seventh in three octaves.

The notes of the Em7 chord written down in sheet music.
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Em7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Em7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Em7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Em7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Em7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for E minor seventh.

Em7 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Fminor seventh with the following notes.

F   Ab   C   Eb  

Sheet music of F minor seventh in three octaves.

The notes of the Fm7 chord written down in sheet music.
Fm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Fm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Fm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Fm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Fm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Fm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for F minor seventh.

Fm7 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

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

F#   A   C#   E  

Sheet music of F# minor seventh in three octaves.

The notes of the F#m7 chord written down in sheet music.
F#m7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F#m7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F#m7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F#m7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F#m7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F#m7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for F# minor seventh.

F#m7 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Gbminor seventh with the following notes.

Gb   Bbb   Db   Fb  

Sheet music of Gb minor seventh in three octaves.

The notes of the Gbm7 chord written down in sheet music.
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Gbm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gbm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gbm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gbm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gbm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Gb minor seventh.

Gbm7 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Gminor seventh with the following notes.

G   Bb   D   F  

Sheet music of G minor seventh in three octaves.

The notes of the Gm7 chord written down in sheet music.
Gm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for G minor seventh.

Gm7 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

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

G#   B   D#   F#  

Sheet music of G# minor seventh in three octaves.

The notes of the G#m7 chord written down in sheet music.
G#m7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G#m7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G#m7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G#m7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G#m7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G#m7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for G# minor seventh.

G#m7 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Abminor seventh with the following notes.

Ab   Cb   Eb   Gb  

Sheet music of Ab minor seventh in three octaves.

The notes of the Abm7 chord written down in sheet music.
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Abm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Abm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Abm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Abm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Abm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Ab minor seventh.

Abm7 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Aminor seventh with the following notes.

A   C   E   G  

Sheet music of A minor seventh in three octaves.

The notes of the Am7 chord written down in sheet music.
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Am7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Am7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Am7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Am7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Am7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for A minor seventh.

Am7 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

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

A#   C#   E#   G#  

Sheet music of A# minor seventh in three octaves.

The notes of the A#m7 chord written down in sheet music.
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A#m7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A#m7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A#m7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A#m7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A#m7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for A# minor seventh.

A#m7 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Bbminor seventh with the following notes.

Bb   Db   F   Ab  

Sheet music of Bb minor seventh in three octaves.

The notes of the Bbm7 chord written down in sheet music.
Bbm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bbm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bbm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bbm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bbm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bbm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Bb minor seventh.

Bbm7 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Bminor seventh with the following notes.

B   D   F#   A  

Sheet music of B minor seventh in three octaves.

The notes of the Bm7 chord written down in sheet music.
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Bm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bm7 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for B minor seventh.

Bm7 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app