Chords Lesson

C7 Tones

Difficulty: intermediate

By: Nate Dean

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Let's take a look at the chord tones of some C seventh chord shapes. All these chords will have the same root of C, and either a major or minor seventh, for comparison purposes.

Cmaj7
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Cmaj7 is built with C E G B, the 1st, 3rd, 5th, and 7th notes of the C Major scale