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B Chords

B Major chord


The B major guitar chord's notes: 1(B) - 3(D#) - 5(F#)

B Major chord's recommended scales: major scale, lydian scale and the pentatonic major scale.

See the B major guitar chord in detail (2nd fret and 4th fret).

The B minor chord

The B minor guitar chord's notes: 1(B) - b3(D) - 5(F#)

B minor chord's recommended scales: Pentatonic Minor scale, Blues scale, Phrygian scale, Aeolian scale and the Dorian scale.

See the B minor guitar chord in detail (with midi audio sound samples).
More: the B minor guitar chord on fret 7 and fret 9.

The B 7th chord

The B 7th guitar chord's notes: 1(B) - 3(D#) - 5(F#) - b7(A).

B7 chord's recommended scale: Mixolydian scale.

See the B seventh guitar chord in detail with midi audio sound samples!
More: the B7 guitar chord on fret 2 and fret 7.

B diminished guitar chords

B diminished triad

The B diminished triad guitar chord's notes: 1(B) - b3(D) - b5(F). Recommended scale: B Whole Diminished scale.

The B diminished 7th chord

The B fully diminished 7th guitar chord's notes: 1(B) - b3(D) - b5(F) - bb7(G#)

Bdim7 chord's recommended scale: Whole Diminished scale.

See the Bdim7 guitar chord in detail! The Bdim7 on fret 3 and fret 6.

B Half diminished minor 7th chord

The B half diminished minor 7th chord's notes: 1(B) - b3(D) - b5(F) - b7(A). Recommended scales: Locrian scale and Half Diminished scale.

Examples: Bm7b5 guitar chord on fret 6 and fret 7.

Other B guitar chords

A few rarely used B chords: Bm7 chord, Bmaj7, Bmaj7b5, B2 (7.fret), B7sus4, Bsus2, Bsus4, B7sus4, B7sus4 fret 7, B6, Bm6, B9, Bm9, Badd9(no3), Bmaj9, Badd9 (7.fret), Badd9(no3), B6/9, B7+9, B7-9, Baug, B+5, B7+5, B-5, B7-5 (6.fret), B11 (9.fret) and B13 chord.

Guitar chord database

Chords in the key of B:
B Dbm Ebm E Gb Abm Bbdim

Chords in the key of Bb or A#:
Bb Cm Dm Eb F Gm Adim



C - D - E - F - G - A - B