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Guitar Chord: Cmaj7
Also known as C Major 7 and  C △7

 
-CEGBE

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G-EBCE

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Fret: 3
GCGBEG

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Fret: 5
--GCEB

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Fret: 7
--CEGB

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Fret: 8
C-BEG-

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See also the Cmaj7 Piano Chord

Examples of use
The maj7 or Major 7th chord (sometimes written as △7 to avoid confusion with minor chords - eg. C△7) is usually found on either the I or the IV (1st of 4th) degrees of a major scale.
So in C major, this would be Cmaj7 or Fmaj7.



In slightly more jazzy circumstances, you might play a maj7 chord on a more chromatic note of the score, as in this example, in A major:



Major 7th chords are one of the Diatonic 7th chords we talk about in the theory lesson here.




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