B minor Chord (Bm) & B minor 7th (Bm7) on Piano & Guitar

    A piano keyboard reference for the B minor chord, abbreviated as Bm or Bmin.

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

    The B minor 7th chord, abbreviated as Bm7 or Bmin7, has the notes B, D, F♯ and A. The 3 inversions to the B minor 7th chord are D F♯ A B, F♯ A B D and A B D F♯.

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

    🎸 You can also jump to guitar chord diagrams for the B minor and B minor7th chords in common positions on the guitar fretboard. You'll find both open chords and/or barre chords.

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


    B minor Chord on Piano

    B minor chord

    notes: B D F♯

    • B
    • D
    • F

    B minor 1st inversion

    notes: D F♯ B

    • D
    • F
    • B

    B minor 2nd inversion

    notes: F♯ B D

    • F
    • B
    • D

    B minor 7th chord

    notes: B D F♯ A

    • B
    • D
    • F
    • A

    B minor 7th 1st inversion

    notes: D F♯ A B

    • D
    • F
    • A
    • B

    B minor 7th 2nd inversion

    notes: F♯ A B D

    • F
    • A
    • B
    • D

    B minor 7th 3rd inversion

    notes: A B D F♯

    • A
    • B
    • D
    • F

    🎸 B minor Chord Guitar Diagrams

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

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    B minor 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 minor chord reference are from “ Salamander Grand Piano V3 ” by Alexander Holm, licensed under CC BY 3.0.

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