Bb Major Seventh (Bbmaj7) chords on guitar

Bb maj7 position 1 guitar chord diagram

The Bbmaj7 chord is composed of the Root, Major Third, Perfect Fifth, and Major Seventh

This chord is also spelled in the following ways:

  • Bb Major Seventh
  • Bb Major 7
  • Bbmaj7

This chord is made up of the notes Bb, D, F, and A

Notes that compose the Bb maj7 chord:

Bb D F A

Chord formula for the Major Seventh chord:

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

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How To Play The Bb Major Seventh chord on guitar

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Position 1
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Bb maj7 position 6 guitar chord diagram

Position 2
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Bb maj7 position 13 guitar chord diagram

Position 3
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Bb maj7 position 5 guitar chord diagram

Position 4
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Bb maj7 position 7 guitar chord diagram

Position 5
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Bb maj7 position 8 guitar chord diagram

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Bb maj7 position 10 guitar chord diagram

Position 7
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Bb maj7 position 4 guitar chord diagram

Position 8
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Bb maj7 position 9 guitar chord diagram

Position 9
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Bb maj7 position 14 guitar chord diagram

Position 10
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Bb maj7 position 1 guitar chord diagram

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Bb maj7 position 2 guitar chord diagram

Position 12
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Bb maj7 position 3 guitar chord diagram

Position 13
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Bb maj7 position 12 guitar chord diagram

Position 14
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Bb maj7 position 11 guitar chord diagram

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Create your Bb maj7 chord shapes

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. Some shapes will sound good, some less, let your ears decide!

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

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