A#m7#5 Piano Chord

A#m7#5

A# Minor 7th Sharp Five

Root
A#
Min 3rd
C#
♯5th
F#
Min 7th
G#
E
G
B
D
F
F
A
C
E
A#
C#
F#
G#

The Notes in a A# Minor 7th Sharp Five Chord

The Min 3rd

Finding C# from A# step by step:

  • Start on: A#
  • Step 1: move up to B
  • Step 2: move up to B#
  • Step 3: Land on C#
Min 3rd
C#
Root
A#
1
2
  • B is a minor second above A#.
  • B# is a major 2nd above A#.
  • C# is a minor third above A#.

The # 5th

Finding F# from A# step by step:

  • Start on: A#
  • Step 1: move down to GX
  • Step 2: move down to G#
  • Step 3: move down to FX
  • Step 4: Land on F#
♯5th
F#
Root
A#
1
2
3
  • GX is a minor second below A#.
  • G# is a major 2nd below A#.
  • FX is a minor third below A#.
  • F# is a major third below A#. The sharp fifth is down a major third? Confusing, right? The note F# is down 4 half-steps from A#, but up 8 half-steps from A#:
♯5th
F#
Root
A#
1
2
3
4
5
6
7

The Min 7th

Finding G# from A# step by step:

  • Start on: A#
  • Step 1: move down to GX
  • Step 2: Land on G#
Min 7th
G#
Root
A#
1
  • GX is a minor second below A#.
  • G# is a major 2nd below A#. The min 7th is down a major 2nd? Confusing, right? The note G# is down 2 half-steps from A#, but up 10 half-steps from A#:
Min 7th
G#
Root
A#
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9