G dominant seventh chord

G7 chord for piano with keyboard diagram.
Explanation: The G dominant seventh is a four-note chord. You can see the four notes of the G seventh chord marked in red color. The chord is often abbreviated as G7.
Theory: The G 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).


G7 chord diagram
Notes: G - B - D - F
Left hand: 5-3-2-1
Right hand: 1-2-3-5

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G7 - inversions

Explanation: The images below show the three inversions of the G dominant seventh chord. G7/B is a G dominant seventh with B as the bass note, G7/D is a G dominant seventh with D as the bass note and G7/F is a G dominant seventh with F as the bass note.


G7/B chord diagram
1st inversion


G7/D chord diagram
2nd inversion


G7/F chord diagram
3rd inversion

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G chord categories

G Gm G7 Gm7 Gmaj7 G6 Gm6 G6/9 G5 G9 Gm9 Gmaj9 G11 G13 Gadd G7-5 G7+5 Gsus Gdim Gaug