G#M7 Piano Chord

G#M7

G# Major 7th (with 5th)

Root
G#
3rd
B#
5th
D#
Maj 7th
FX
E
G
B
D
F
F
A
C
E
G#
B#
D#
FX

The Notes in a G# Major 7th (with 5th) Chord

The 3rd

Finding B# from G# step by step:

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

The 5th

Finding D# from G# step by step:

  • Start on: G#
  • Step 1: move up to A
  • Step 2: move up to A#
  • Step 3: move up to B
  • Step 4: move up to B#
  • Step 5: move up to C#
  • Step 6: move up to D
  • Step 7: Land on D#
5th
D#
Root
G#
1
2
3
4
5
6
  • A is a minor second above G#.
  • A# is a major 2nd above G#.
  • B is a minor third above G#.
  • B# is a major third above G#.
  • C# is a fourth above G#.
  • D is a flat fifth above G#.
  • D# is a fifth above G#.

The Maj 7th

Finding FX from G# step by step:

  • Start on: G#
  • Step 1: Land on FX
Maj 7th
FX
Root
G#
  • FX is a minor second below G#. The maj 7th is down a minor second? Confusing, right? The note FX is down 1 half-steps from G#, but up 11 half-steps from G#:
Maj 7th
FX
Root
G#
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10