B Piano Chord

B

B Major (No 5th)

Root
B
3rd
D#
E
G
B
D
F
F
A
C
E
B
D#

The Notes in a B Major (No 5th) Chord

The 3rd

Finding D# from B step by step:

  • Start on: B
  • Step 1: move up to C
  • Step 2: move up to C#
  • Step 3: move up to D
  • Step 4: Land on D#
3rd
D#
Root
B
1
2
3
  • C is a minor second above B.
  • C# is a major 2nd above B.
  • D is a minor third above B.
  • D# is a major third above B.