A Piano Chord

A

A Power Chord

E
G
B
D
F
F
A
C
E
A
E

The Notes in a A Power Chord Chord

The 5th

Finding E from A step by step:

  • Start on: A
  • Step 1: move up to Bb
  • Step 2: move up to B
  • Step 3: move up to C
  • Step 4: move up to C#
  • Step 5: move up to D
  • Step 6: move up to Eb
  • Step 7: Land on E
5th
E
Root
A
1
2
3
4
5
6
  • Bb is a minor second above A.
  • B is a major 2nd above A.
  • C is a minor third above A.
  • C# is a major third above A.
  • D is a fourth above A.
  • Eb is a flat fifth above A.
  • E is a fifth above A.