E major 7th chord
Emaj7 chord for piano with keyboard diagram.
Explanation: The E major seventh is a four-note chord. You can see the four notes of the E major seventh chord marked in red color. The chord is often abbreviated as Emaj7.
Theory: The E major seventh chord is constructed with a root, a major thirdAn interval consisting of four semitones, the 3rd scale degree, a perfect fifthAn interval consisting of seven semitones, the 5th scale degree and a major seventhAn interval consisting of eleven semitones, the 7th scale degree.
Fingerings: Little finger, middle finger, index finger, thumb (left hand); thumb, index finger, middle finger, little finger (right hand).
Notes: E - G# - B - D#
Emaj7 - inversions
Explanation: The piano chords pictured below are the three inversions of Emaj7. Emaj7/G# is an E major seventh with G# as the bass note, Emaj7/B is an E major seventh with B as the bass note and Emaj7/D# is an E major seventh with D# as the bass note.