A Major 7 chord intervals and notes
Intervals 1 - 3 - 5 - 7
Notes in A maj7 A - C# (Db) - E - G# (Ab)

The maj7 is a major chord, not to be confused with the m7, which is a minor chord. The major refers to the 7th as such and not to the basic chord, which is 11 half steps up from the root. You can also think about the maj7 as to think of a major 7th as an octave minus a half step (1 semitone).

A Major 7 Chord Charts, Fingering, Voicings

Here are 6 voicings of the Amaj7 guitar chord, with a chord chart to each voicings' fingering.

Chord learning tip 1.

Learning chords is fundamental if you want to become a good guitarist, so learn those chords well!

Chord learning tip 2.

Your fingers need to get used to the given chord shapes, but with time, they will automatically form the shape naturally.

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