B♭7 Chord (B♭ Dominant 7th Chord) on Piano & Guitar

    A piano keyboard reference for the B dominant 7th chord, abbreviated as B7 or Bdom7, with the notes on piano and chord inversions.

    The B♭ dominant 7th chord has the notes B D F A. The 3 inversions to the B♭ dominant 7th chord are D F A B, F A B D and A B D F.

    The intervals of the B♭7 chord are the root (B) , major third (D) , perfect fifth (F) and minor seventh (A) .

    Note that dominant 7th chords can also be referred to as major minor seventh chords, because they consist of a major chord with an added minor 7th interval on top.

    You may also want to check out the B♭ dominant 9th chord (B♭9 chord), which is the B♭7 chord with a major ninth added on top.

    🎸 You can also jump to guitar chord diagrams for the B♭7 chord in common positions on the guitar fretboard. You'll find both open chords and/or barre chords.

    B♭ dominant 7th Chord on Piano

    B♭ dominant 7th chord

    notes: B D F A

    • B
    • D
    • F
    • A

    B♭ dominant 7th 1st inversion

    notes: D F A B

    • D
    • F
    • A
    • B

    B♭ dominant 7th 2nd inversion

    notes: F A B D

    • F
    • A
    • B
    • D

    B♭ dominant 7th 3rd inversion

    notes: A B D F

    • A
    • B
    • D
    • F

    🎸 B♭ dominant 7th Chord Guitar Diagrams

    Below you'll find guitar chord diagrams for common chord positions of the B♭ dominant 7th chord, along with finger positions or note names.

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    orientation:
    1 Index finger
    2 Middle finger
    3 Ring finger
    4 Pinky

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    piano samples

    The piano samples used for this B♭ dominant 7th chord reference are from “ Salamander Grand Piano V3 ” by Alexander Holm, licensed under CC BY 3.0.

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