Minor Seventh Chords

The next member in the family of seventh chords are minor chords which also include the flatted seventh of the respective key, thus consisting of the root, minor third, fifth (the minor triad) and flatted seventh. Just as for the dominant seventh chord, you can …

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Dominant Seventh Chords

To expand your chordal vocabulary, let’s start with dominant seventh chords. These chords include the flatted seventh of the respective key, thus consisting of the root, third, fifth (the major triad) and flatted seventh. You can find the flatted seventh by moving down two half …

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Seventh Chords

If you use the tones of the major scale to create triads on each scale degree, you will get three types of chords: major, minor and diminished. The Roman numerals indicate the scale degree from one to seven with uppercase depicting major, lowercase depicting minor …

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