G Major Seventh Guitar Chord (Gmaj7) Video Tabs


Chord Description

G maj7 position 1 guitar chord diagram

The Gmaj7 chord is composed of the Root, Major Third, Perfect Fifth, and Major Seventh. It's a basic major triad with a Major Seventh added.

Some books show this chord as:

  • G Major Seventh
  • G Major 7
  • Gmaj7

The notes in the Gmaj7 chord are G, B, D, and F#. The video above shows you some ways to play the G maj7 chord on a guitar, sorted from the easiest to the hardest fingerings.

G maj7 chord Notes:

GBDF#

How to create the Major Seventh chord:

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

Visually impaired people might find useful the G maj7 accessible text-based description for this chord.

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Fingerings for the Gmaj7 guitar chord

Position 1
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G maj7 position 13 guitar chord diagram

Position 2
Open

G maj7 position 7 guitar chord diagram

Position 3
Open

G maj7 position 8 guitar chord diagram

Position 4
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G maj7 position 1 guitar chord diagram

Position 5
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G maj7 position 4 guitar chord diagram

Position 6
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G maj7 position 5 guitar chord diagram

Position 7
Open

G maj7 position 6 guitar chord diagram

Position 8
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G maj7 position 9 guitar chord diagram

Position 9
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G maj7 position 12 guitar chord diagram

Position 10
Open

G maj7 position 14 guitar chord diagram

Position 11
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G maj7 position 17 guitar chord diagram

Position 12
Open

G maj7 position 15 guitar chord diagram

Position 13
Open

G maj7 position 21 guitar chord diagram

Position 14
BarreOpen

G maj7 position 16 guitar chord diagram

Position 15
Open

G maj7 position 19 guitar chord diagram

Position 16
BarreMovable

G maj7 position 11 guitar chord diagram

Position 17
BarreMovable

G maj7 position 18 guitar chord diagram

Position 18
BarreMovable

G maj7 position 20 guitar chord diagram

Position 19
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G maj7 position 2 guitar chord diagram

Position 20
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G maj7 position 3 guitar chord diagram

Position 21
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G maj7 position 10 guitar chord diagram

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How to construct the G 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.

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

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