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Information about the m chord

Name

The m chord is also known as minor

Quality

The m's quality is Minor

Aliases

  • m
  • min
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Intervals

Which intervals are in the m 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 prime
also known as P1
minor third
also known as m3
perfect fifth
also known as P5

Scales

Which scales can you play on the m chord?

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Cheatsheet

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3 months ago

Today's topic: "What is a minor chord, or minor triad?" In this video you will learn how to construct and identify a minor chord in 30 seconds. Including some examples and common mistakes.