A minor 7th chord

Am7 chord for piano with keyboard diagram.
Explanation: The A minor seventh is a four-note chord and the four notes of the chord are marked in red color in the diagram. The chord is often abbreviated as Am7 (alternatively Amin7).
Theory: The Am7 chord is constructed with a root, a minor thirdAn interval consisting of three semitones, the 3rd scale degree, a perfect fifthAn interval consisting of seven semitones, the 5th scale degree and a minor seventhAn interval consisting of ten semitones, the 7th scale degree.
Fingerings: Little finger, middle finger, index finger, thumb (left hand); thumb, index finger, middle finger, little finger (right hand).


Am7 chord diagram with marked notes A - C - E - G
Notes: A - C - E - G
Left hand: 5-3-2-1
Right hand: 1-2-3-5

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Am7 - inversions

Explanation: The piano chords pictured below are the three inversions of Am7. Am7/C is an A minor seventh with C as the bass note, Am7/E is an A minor seventh with E as the bass note and Am7/G is an A minor seventh with G as the bass note.


Am7/C chord diagram
1st inversion


Am7/E chord diagram
2nd inversion


Am7/G chord diagram
3rd inversion

See also Am7 chords with alternative bass notes ›

A chord categories

A Am A7 Am7 Amaj7 AmM7 A6 Am6 A6/9 A5 A9 Am9 Amaj9 A11 Am11 Amaj11 A13 Am13 Amaj13 Aadd A7-5 A7+5 Asus Adim Adim7 Am7b5 Aaug Aaug7