Bb minor 7th chord
Bbm7 chord for piano with keyboard diagram.
Explanation: The Bb minor seventh is a four-note chord and the four notes of the chord are marked in red color in the diagram. The chord is often abbreviated as Bbm7. Bbm7 stands for B flat minor seventh.
Theory: The Bbm7 chord is constructed with a root, a minor thirdAn interval consisting of three semitones, the 3rd scale degree, a perfect fifthAn interval consisting of seven semitones, the 5th scale degree and a minor seventhAn interval consisting of ten semitones, the 7th scale degree.
Fingerings: Little finger, middle finger, index finger, thumb (left hand); thumb, index finger, middle finger, little finger (right hand).
Notes: Bb - Db - F - Ab
Bbm7 - inversions
Explanation: The piano chords pictured below are the three inversions of Bbm7. Bbm7/Db is a B flat minor seventh with D flat as the bass note, Bbm7/F is a B flat minor seventh with F as the bass note and Bbm7/Ab is a B flat minor seventh with A flat as the bass note.