Chords Lesson

Open 7 Chords

Difficulty: beginner

By: Nate Dean

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7 chords are built with the 1st, 3rd, 5th and b7th notes of the major scale.

Below are a few 7 chords that use open strings, study them and be sure to take the quiz to lock in the knowledge.

E7

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E7 is an E Major chord plus the b7th note of the E major scale, D.