C Major 7 chord intervals and notes
Intervals 1 - 3 - 5 - 7
Notes in C maj7 C - E - G - B

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).

C Major 7 Chord Charts, Fingering, Voicings

Here are 6 voicings of the Cmaj7 guitar chord, with a chord chart to each voicings' fingering.

Chord learning tip 1.

Make sure you don't tuck your pinky away, even if you're not using it for a particular chord. It might come in handy for the next chord, but bringing it

Chord learning tip 2.

Learning to play new guitar chords takes practice and dedication, so don't give up if you don't get it right on the first go.

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