A dominant seventh chord

A7 chord for piano with keyboard diagram.
Explanation: The A dominant seventh is a four-note chord. You can see the four notes of the A seventh chord marked in red color. The chord is often abbreviated as A7.
Theory: The A seventh chord is constructed with a root, a major third, a perfect fifth and a minor seventh.
Fingerings: Little finger, middle finger, index finger, thumb (left hand); thumb, index finger, middle finger, little finger (right hand).


A7 chord diagram
Notes: A - C# - E - G
Left hand: 5-3-2-1
Right hand: 1-2-3-5

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A7 - inversions

Explanation: The images below show the three inversions of the A dominant seventh chord. A7/C# is an A dominant seventh with C# as the bass note, A7/E is an A dominant seventh with E as the bass note and A7/G is an A dominant seventh with G as the bass note.


A7/C# chord diagram
1st inversion


A7/E chord diagram
2nd inversion


A7/G chord diagram
3rd inversion

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A chord categories

A Am A7 Am7 Amaj7 A6 Am6 A6/9 A5 A9 Am9 Amaj9 A11 A13 Aadd A7-5 A7+5 Asus Adim Aaug