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mangorockfish
08-26-2012, 03:13 PM
I have seen G7 and Gmaj7. They aren't the same are they?

seeso
08-26-2012, 03:27 PM
They are not the same.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dominant_seventh_chord

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Major_seventh_chord

seeso
08-26-2012, 03:29 PM
They are not the same.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dominant_seventh_chord

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Major_seventh_chord

Both chords add a fourth note to the triad. The major seventh adds the seventh tone of the scale, and the dominant seventh adds the flattened seventh tone of the scale.

mangorockfish
08-26-2012, 03:35 PM
Both chords add a fourth note to the triad. The major seventh adds the seventh tone of the scale, and the dominant seventh adds the flattened seventh tone of the scale.

That was what I was looking for. Thanks