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:

G B D F#

How to create the Major Seventh chord:

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

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Fingerings for the Gmaj7 guitar chord

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Position 1
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G maj7 position 13 guitar chord diagram

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G maj7 position 1 guitar chord diagram

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G maj7 position 2 guitar chord diagram

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G maj7 position 3 guitar chord diagram

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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.

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1
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7
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