The G7 chord is composed of the Root, Major Third, Perfect Fifth, and Minor Seventh
You may find this chord denoted as:
- G Dominant Seventh
- G Dom
The notes of this chord are G, B, D, and F.
The b7 typical of dominant chords creates a tension that sounds great if resolved on the tonic.
Notes in the G 7 chord:
How the Dominant Seventh chord is built:
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Play This Chord With Other Roots
Pick some of the tones from the fretboard map below and play this chord in new ways.