F 7th chord
F7 chord for piano with keyboard diagram.
Explanation: The F seventh is a dominant four-note chord. You can see the four notes of the F seventh chord marked in red color. The chord is often abbreviated as F7.
Theory: The F seventh chord is constructed with a root, a major thirdAn interval consisting of four semitones, a perfect fifthAn interval consisting of seven semitones and a minor seventhAn interval consisting of ten semitones and the 7th scale degree.
Fingerings: Little finger, middle finger, index finger, thumb (left hand); thumb, index finger, middle finger, little finger (right hand).
Notes: F - A - C - Eb
F7 - inversions
Explanation: The images below show the three inversions of the F dominant seventh chord. F7/A is an F dominant seventh with A as the bass note, F7/C is an F dominant seventh with C as the bass note and F7/Eb is an F dominant seventh with Eb as the bass note.
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