Db13th Piano Chord

Db13th

Db 13th Chord

Root
Db
Min 7th
Cb
3rd
F
Maj 6th
Bb
E
G
B
D
F
F
A
C
E
Db
Cb
F
Bb

The Notes in a Db 13th Chord Chord

The Root

Finding Db from Db step by step:

  • Start on: Db
  • Step 1: move down to C
  • Step 2: move down to Cb
  • Step 3: move down to Bb
  • Step 4: move down to A
  • Step 5: move down to Ab
  • Step 6: move down to G
  • Step 7: move down to Gb
  • Step 8: move down to F
  • Step 9: move down to Fb
  • Step 10: move down to Eb
  • Step 11: move down to D
  • Step 12: Land on Db
Root
Db
Root
Db
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
  • C is a minor second below Db.
  • Cb is a major 2nd below Db.
  • Bb is a minor third below Db.
  • A is a major third below Db.
  • Ab is a fourth below Db.
  • G is a flat fifth below Db.
  • Gb is a fifth below Db.
  • F is a sharp fifth (minor sixth) below Db.
  • Fb is a major sixth below Db.
  • Eb is a minor seventh below Db.
  • D is a major seventh below Db.
  • Db is a octave below Db. The root is down a octave? Confusing, right? The note Db is down 12 half-steps from Db, but up 0 half-steps from Db:

The Min 7th

Finding Cb from Db step by step:

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

The 3rd

Finding F from Db step by step:

  • Start on: Db
  • Step 1: move up to D
  • Step 2: move up to Eb
  • Step 3: move up to Fb
  • Step 4: Land on F
3rd
F
Root
Db
1
2
3
  • D is a minor second above Db.
  • Eb is a major 2nd above Db.
  • Fb is a minor third above Db.
  • F is a major third above Db.

The Maj 6th

Finding Bb from Db step by step:

  • Start on: Db
  • Step 1: move down to C
  • Step 2: move down to Cb
  • Step 3: Land on Bb
Maj 6th
Bb
Root
Db
1
2
  • C is a minor second below Db.
  • Cb is a major 2nd below Db.
  • Bb is a minor third below Db. The maj 6th is down a minor third? Confusing, right? The note Bb is down 3 half-steps from Db, but up 9 half-steps from Db:
Maj 6th
Bb
Root
Db
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8