A piano keyboard reference for the
C dominant 7th chord, abbreviated as
Cdom7, with the notes on piano and chord inversions.
The C dominant 7th chord has the notes C E G B♭. The 3 inversions to the C dominant 7th chord are E G B♭ C, G B♭ C E and B♭ C E G.
The intervals of the C7 chord are the root (C) , major third (E) , perfect fifth (G) and minor seventh (B♭) .
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 C dominant 9th chord (C9 chord), which is the C7 chord with a major ninth added on top.
🎸 You can also jump to guitar chord diagrams for the C7 chord in common positions on the guitar fretboard. You'll find both open chords and/or barre chords.
C dominant 7th Chord on Piano
⌨️ hint: use numbers 1 to 4 on a computer keyboard to trigger the C7 chord and its inversions.
C dominant 7th chord
notes: C E G B♭
C dominant 7th 1st inversion
notes: E G B♭ C
C dominant 7th 2nd inversion
notes: G B♭ C E
C dominant 7th 3rd inversion
notes: B♭ C E G
🎸 C dominant 7th Chord Guitar Diagrams
Below you'll find guitar chord diagrams for common chord positions of the C dominant 7th chord, along with finger positions or note names.
lookup a different chord:
Minor ChordsCmin C♯min D♭minDminD♯minE♭minEminFminF♯minG♭minGminG♯minA♭minAminA♯minB♭minBmin
Diminished ChordsCdim C♯dimDdimD♯dimE♭dimEdimFdimF♯dimGdimG♯dimAdimA♯dimB♭dimBdim
Augmented ChordsCaug C♯aug D♭augDaugD♯augE♭augEaugFaugF♯augG♭augGaugG♯augA♭augAaugA♯augB♭augBaug
Dominant 7th and 9th ChordsD7E7F7G7A7B7 C♯7E♭7F♯7A♭7B♭7C9D9E9F9G9A9B9 C♯9E♭9F♯9A♭9B♭9
Suspended ChordsCsusDsusEsusFsusGsusAsusBsus C♯susD♯susF♯susG♯susA♯sus
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