G Major Seventh Guitar Chord (Gmaj7) | Easy Ways to Play It

G maj7 position 1 guitar chord diagram

The Gmaj7 chord is composed of the Root, Major Third, Perfect Fifth, and Major Seventh

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#

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G maj7 chord Notes:

G B D F#

How to create the Major Seventh chord:

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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
Open

G maj7 position 13 guitar chord diagram

Position 2
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G maj7 position 7 guitar chord diagram

Position 3
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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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Position 6
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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
Movable

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
Barre Open

G maj7 position 16 guitar chord diagram

Position 15
Open

G maj7 position 19 guitar chord diagram

Position 16
Barre Movable

G maj7 position 11 guitar chord diagram

Position 17
Barre Movable

G maj7 position 18 guitar chord diagram

Position 18
Barre Movable

G maj7 position 20 guitar chord diagram

Position 19
Barre Movable

G maj7 position 2 guitar chord diagram

Position 20
Barre Movable

G maj7 position 3 guitar chord diagram

Position 21
Barre Movable

G maj7 position 10 guitar chord diagram

Are you in the same situation?

  • John has a job, family, and kids and has no time for a fixed guitar lesson schedule.
  • Billie couldn't find a jazz instructor in the area where he lives.
  • Steve is just retired, and he does not feel comfortable in taking lessons from a Guitar Center kid.
  • Zoe was sicked of her superstar 1000-notes-per-second private instructor that taught her nothing.

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

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