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 guitar chords may seem hard at first, but with time and practice, you'll be able to play all the chords you want.

Chord learning tip 2.

Want to learn guitar chords well? Make sure you practice chords and changing in between them for at least 10-15 minutes per day.

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