Emaj7 Guitar Chords Explained | E Major Seventh

E maj7 position 1 guitar chord diagram

The Emaj7 chord is made up of the Root, Major Third, Perfect Fifth, and Major Seventh

Name variations for the Emaj7 chord:

  • E Major Seventh
  • E Major 7
  • Emaj7

The notes in the E Major Seventh chord are E, G#, B, and D#

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Notes of the E maj7 chord:

E G# B D#

Formula 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 E Major Seventh chord on guitar

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Position 1
Open

E maj7 position 1 guitar chord diagram

Position 2
Barrè Open

E maj7 position 2 guitar chord diagram

Position 3
Barrè Open

E maj7 position 3 guitar chord diagram

Position 4
Movable

E maj7 position 4 guitar chord diagram

Position 5
Open

E maj7 position 5 guitar chord diagram

Position 6
Open

E maj7 position 6 guitar chord diagram

Position 7
Barrè Movable

E maj7 position 7 guitar chord diagram

Position 8
Barrè Movable

E maj7 position 8 guitar chord diagram

How to construct the E maj7 chord on guitar

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.

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

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