Piano Reference: G Major chord (Gmaj) & G Major 7th Chord (Gmaj7)

    Interactive piano reference to the G Major chord, abbreviated as Gmaj or GM. The G Major chord consists of the notes G, B and D. The 2 inversions to the G Major chord are B D G and D G B.

    The G Major 7th chord, abbreviated as Gmaj7 or GM7, has the notes G, B, D and F♯. The 3 inversions to the G Major 7th chord are B D F♯ G, D F♯ G B and F♯ G B D.

    In the root position, the G Major chord has the G as the root, the B as the major third and the D as the perfect fifth. With the G Major 7th chord there's the addition of F♯ as the major seventh.

    G Major chord

    notes: G B D

    • G
    • B
    • D

    G Major 1st inversion

    notes: B D G

    • B
    • D
    • G

    G Major 2nd inversion

    notes: D G B

    • D
    • G
    • B

    G Major 7th chord

    notes: G B D F♯

    • G
    • B
    • D
    • F

    G Major 7th 1st inversion

    notes: B D F♯ G

    • B
    • D
    • F
    • G

    G Major 7th 2nd inversion

    notes: D F♯ G B

    • D
    • F
    • G
    • B

    G Major 7th 3rd inversion

    notes: F♯ G B D

    • F
    • G
    • B
    • D

    lookup a different chord:

    C majorD majorE majorF majorA majorB majorC majorD majorF majorG majorA major

    C minorD minorE minorF minorG minorA minorB minor C minorD minorF minorG minorA minor

    C dimD dimE dimF dimG dimA dimB dim C dimD dimF dimG dimA dim


    piano samples

    The piano samples used here are from “ Salamander Grand Piano V3 ” by Alexander Holm, licensed under CC BY 3.0.

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