E Piano Chord

E

E Major (No 5th)

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

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

The 3rd

Finding G# from E step by step:

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