F#13th Piano Chord

F#13th

F# 13th Chord

Root
F#
Min 7th
E
3rd
A#
Maj 6th
D#
E
G
B
D
F
F
A
C
E
F#
E
A#
D#

The Notes in a F# 13th Chord Chord

The Root

Finding F# from F# step by step:

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

The Min 7th

Finding E from F# step by step:

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

The 3rd

Finding A# from F# step by step:

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

The Maj 6th

Finding D# from F# step by step:

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