A Major Seventh (Amaj7) chords on guitar

A maj7 position 1 guitar chord diagram

This chord is composed of the Root, Major Third, Perfect Fifth, and Major Seventh

This chord is also known as:

  • A Major Seventh
  • A Major 7
  • Amaj7

The notes in the A Major Seventh chord are A, C#, E, and G#

Notes of the A maj7 chord:

AC#EG#

Chord structure of the Major Seventh chord:

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

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How To Play The A Major Seventh chord on guitar

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Position 1
Open

A maj7 position 1 guitar chord diagram

Position 2
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A maj7 position 4 guitar chord diagram

Position 3
Open

A maj7 position 2 guitar chord diagram

Position 4
Open

A maj7 position 5 guitar chord diagram

Position 5
BarreMovable

A maj7 position 6 guitar chord diagram

Position 6
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A maj7 position 3 guitar chord diagram

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Create your A maj7 chord shapes

This fretboard map shows you the tones in the chord all along the neck. You can play this chord by choosing some of the chord tones.

5
1
5
7
3
1
5
7
3
7
1
5
1
3
7
1
5
3
7
5
3
1
3
7
5
1
5

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