A Dominant Seventh Guitar Chord Fingering

A 7 position 1 guitar chord diagram

The A7 chord is composed of the Root, Major Third, Perfect Fifth, and Minor Seventh

This chord is also known as:

  • A Dominant Seventh
  • A Dom
  • A7

The A7 chord is made up of the notes A, C#, E, and G

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A 7 chord Notes:

A C# E G

Formula of the Dominant Seventh chord:

1
b2
2
b3
3
4
b5
5
#5
6
b7
7

A 7 accessible text-based chord description

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A Dominant Seventh Guitar Chord Shapes

Chord boxes are sorted from the easiest to the hardest. Learn how to read chord diagrams.

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Position 1
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A 7 position 9 guitar chord diagram

Position 2
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A 7 position 15 guitar chord diagram

Position 3
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A 7 position 13 guitar chord diagram

Position 4
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A 7 position 10 guitar chord diagram

Position 5
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A 7 position 12 guitar chord diagram

Position 6
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A 7 position 14 guitar chord diagram

Position 7
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A 7 position 1 guitar chord diagram

Position 8
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A 7 position 7 guitar chord diagram

Position 9
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A 7 position 17 guitar chord diagram

Position 10
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A 7 position 6 guitar chord diagram

Position 11
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A 7 position 8 guitar chord diagram

Position 12
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A 7 position 11 guitar chord diagram

Position 13
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A 7 position 16 guitar chord diagram

Position 14
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A 7 position 3 guitar chord diagram

Position 15
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A 7 position 5 guitar chord diagram

Position 16
Barre Movable

A 7 position 2 guitar chord diagram

Position 17
Barre Movable

A 7 position 4 guitar chord diagram

Complete Fretboard Map of A 7 chord tones

You can create any fingering you like on any part of the fretboard, just play some of the chord tones shown in the map below.

5
b7
1
5
3
1
5
b7
b7
3
1
5
b7
1
3
1
5
b7
3
5
3
1
b7
3
5
b7
1
5

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