B Major Chord (Bmaj) & B Major 7th (Bmaj7) on Piano & Guitar

    A piano keyboard reference for the B Major chord, abbreviated as Bmaj or BM.

    The B Major triad consists of the notes B, D♯ and F♯. The 2 inversions to the B Major triad are D♯ F♯ B and F♯ B D♯.

    The B Major 7th chord, abbreviated as Bmaj7 or BM7, has the notes B, D♯, F♯ and A♯. The 3 inversions to the B Major 7th chord are D♯ F♯ A♯ B, F♯ A♯ B D♯ and A♯ B D♯ F♯.

    The intervals of the B Major chord are the root (B) , major third (D♯) and perfect fifth (F♯). With the B Major 7th chord, there's an additional major seventh (A♯).

    🎸 You can also jump to guitar chord diagrams for the B Major and B Major7th chords in common positions on the guitar fretboard. You'll find both open chords and/or barre chords.

    The B Major chord is a diatonic chord in the following keys:


    B Major Chord on Piano

    B Major chord

    notes: B D♯ F♯

    • B
    • D
    • F

    B Major 1st inversion

    notes: D♯ F♯ B

    • D
    • F
    • B

    B Major 2nd inversion

    notes: F♯ B D♯

    • F
    • B
    • D

    B Major 7th chord

    notes: B D♯ F♯ A♯

    • B
    • D
    • F
    • A

    B Major 7th 1st inversion

    notes: D♯ F♯ A♯ B

    • D
    • F
    • A
    • B

    B Major 7th 2nd inversion

    notes: F♯ A♯ B D♯

    • F
    • A
    • B
    • D

    B Major 7th 3rd inversion

    notes: A♯ B D♯ F♯

    • A
    • B
    • D
    • F

    🎸 B Major Chord Guitar Diagrams

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

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    B Major 7th Guitar Chords

    1 Index finger
    2 Middle finger
    3 Ring finger
    4 Pinky

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    piano samples

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

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