Ebm7#5 Piano Chord

Ebm7#5

Eb Minor 7th Sharp Five

Root
Eb
Min 3rd
Gb
♯5th
B
Min 7th
Db
E
G
B
D
F
F
A
C
E
Eb
Gb
B
Db

The Notes in a Eb Minor 7th Sharp Five Chord

The Min 3rd

Finding Gb from Eb step by step:

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

The # 5th

Finding B from Eb step by step:

  • Start on: Eb
  • Step 1: move down to D
  • Step 2: move down to Db
  • Step 3: move down to C
  • Step 4: Land on B
♯5th
B
Root
Eb
1
2
3
  • D is a minor second below Eb.
  • Db is a major 2nd below Eb.
  • C is a minor third below Eb.
  • B is a major third below Eb. The sharp fifth is down a major third? Confusing, right? The note B is down 4 half-steps from Eb, but up 8 half-steps from Eb:
♯5th
B
Root
Eb
1
2
3
4
5
6
7

The Min 7th

Finding Db from Eb step by step:

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