How to construct and play the Mb5 chord

Quality

A Mb5 is a Major chord

Intervals

How to construct a Mb5 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.

Scales

Cheatsheet

Play the Mb5 chord in any key

You can play a CMb5 with the following notes.

C   E   Gb  

Sheet music of C Mb5 in three octaves.

The notes of the CMb5 chord written down in sheet music.

Possible guitar chord voicings for C Mb5.

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CMb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
CMb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for C Mb5.

CMb5 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a C#Mb5 with the following notes.

C#   E#   G  

Sheet music of C# Mb5 in three octaves.

The notes of the C#Mb5 chord written down in sheet music.

Possible guitar chord voicings for C# Mb5.

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C#Mb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C#Mb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for C# Mb5.

C#Mb5 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a DbMb5 with the following notes.

Db   F   Abb  

Sheet music of Db Mb5 in three octaves.

The notes of the DbMb5 chord written down in sheet music.

Possible guitar chord voicings for Db Mb5.

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DbMb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
DbMb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Db Mb5.

DbMb5 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a DMb5 with the following notes.

D   F#   Ab  

Sheet music of D Mb5 in three octaves.

The notes of the DMb5 chord written down in sheet music.

Possible guitar chord voicings for D Mb5.

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DMb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
DMb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for D Mb5.

DMb5 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a D#Mb5 with the following notes.

D#   F##   A  

Sheet music of D# Mb5 in three octaves.

The notes of the D#Mb5 chord written down in sheet music.

Possible guitar chord voicings for D# Mb5.

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D#Mb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D#Mb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for D# Mb5.

D#Mb5 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a EbMb5 with the following notes.

Eb   G   Bbb  

Sheet music of Eb Mb5 in three octaves.

The notes of the EbMb5 chord written down in sheet music.

Possible guitar chord voicings for Eb Mb5.

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EbMb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
EbMb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Eb Mb5.

EbMb5 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a EMb5 with the following notes.

E   G#   Bb  

Sheet music of E Mb5 in three octaves.

The notes of the EMb5 chord written down in sheet music.

Possible guitar chord voicings for E Mb5.

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EMb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
EMb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for E Mb5.

EMb5 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a FMb5 with the following notes.

F   A   Cb  

Sheet music of F Mb5 in three octaves.

The notes of the FMb5 chord written down in sheet music.

Possible guitar chord voicings for F Mb5.

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FMb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
FMb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for F Mb5.

FMb5 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a F#Mb5 with the following notes.

F#   A#   C  

Sheet music of F# Mb5 in three octaves.

The notes of the F#Mb5 chord written down in sheet music.

Possible guitar chord voicings for F# Mb5.

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F#Mb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F#Mb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for F# Mb5.

F#Mb5 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a GbMb5 with the following notes.

Gb   Bb   Dbb  

Sheet music of Gb Mb5 in three octaves.

The notes of the GbMb5 chord written down in sheet music.

Possible guitar chord voicings for Gb Mb5.

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GbMb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
GbMb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Gb Mb5.

GbMb5 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a GMb5 with the following notes.

G   B   Db  

Sheet music of G Mb5 in three octaves.

The notes of the GMb5 chord written down in sheet music.

Possible guitar chord voicings for G Mb5.

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GMb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
GMb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for G Mb5.

GMb5 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a G#Mb5 with the following notes.

G#   B#   D  

Sheet music of G# Mb5 in three octaves.

The notes of the G#Mb5 chord written down in sheet music.

Possible guitar chord voicings for G# Mb5.

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G#Mb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G#Mb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for G# Mb5.

G#Mb5 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a AbMb5 with the following notes.

Ab   C   Ebb  

Sheet music of Ab Mb5 in three octaves.

The notes of the AbMb5 chord written down in sheet music.

Possible guitar chord voicings for Ab Mb5.

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AbMb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Ab Mb5.

AbMb5 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a AMb5 with the following notes.

A   C#   Eb  

Sheet music of A Mb5 in three octaves.

The notes of the AMb5 chord written down in sheet music.

Possible guitar chord voicings for A Mb5.

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AMb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
AMb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for A Mb5.

AMb5 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a A#Mb5 with the following notes.

A#   C##   E  

Sheet music of A# Mb5 in three octaves.

The notes of the A#Mb5 chord written down in sheet music.

Possible guitar chord voicings for A# Mb5.

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A#Mb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A#Mb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for A# Mb5.

A#Mb5 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a BbMb5 with the following notes.

Bb   D   Fb  

Sheet music of Bb Mb5 in three octaves.

The notes of the BbMb5 chord written down in sheet music.

Possible guitar chord voicings for Bb Mb5.

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BbMb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
BbMb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Bb Mb5.

BbMb5 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a BMb5 with the following notes.

B   D#   F  

Sheet music of B Mb5 in three octaves.

The notes of the BMb5 chord written down in sheet music.

Possible guitar chord voicings for B Mb5.

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BMb5 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for B Mb5.

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