E major 7th chord

Emaj7 chord for piano with keyboard diagram.
Explanation: The E major seventh is a four-note chord. You can see the four notes of the E major seventh chord marked in red color. The chord is often abbreviated as Emaj7.
Theory: The E major seventh chord is constructed with a root, a major thirdAn interval consisting of four semitones, the 3rd scale degree, a perfect fifthAn interval consisting of seven semitones, the 5th scale degree and a major seventhAn interval consisting of eleven semitones, the 7th scale degree.
Fingerings: Little finger, middle finger, index finger, thumb (left hand); thumb, index finger, middle finger, little finger (right hand).


Emaj7 piano chord
Notes: E - G# - B - D#
Left hand: 5-3-2-1
Right hand: 1-2-3-5

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Emaj7 - inversions

Explanation: The piano chords pictured below are the three inversions of Emaj7. Emaj7/G# is an E major seventh with G# as the bass note, Emaj7/B is an E major seventh with B as the bass note and Emaj7/D# is an E major seventh with D# as the bass note.


Emaj7/G# chord diagram
1st inversion


Emaj7/B chord diagram
2nd inversion


Emaj7/D# chord diagram
3rd inversion

E chord categories

E Em E7 Em7 Emaj7 EmM7 E6 Em6 E6/9 E5 E9 Em9 Emaj9 E11 Em11 Emaj11 E13 Em13 Emaj13 Eadd E7-5 E7+5 Esus Edim Edim7 Em7b5 Eaug Eaug7