What key could the progression Dmaj7-Amaj7-A6-Esus4-E be in?



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D-LydianThe key is most likely D-Lydian (4th mode of A-majorA-majorA major (or the key of A) is a major scale based on A, with the pitches A, B, C♯, D, E, F♯, and G♯.

What key is Dmaj7 in?





of D major

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This Dmaj7 could then be used in the key of D major (or its relative minor, B minor) or A major (F# minor).

What scale is Dmaj7 in?

Dmaj7 summary table

Guitar chord name Dmaj7 (D major seventh)
Chord Categories major chord with a major 7 7th chord
Other Notations Dmajor7 DM7 DMaj7
Chord Construction R = D D + major interval = Gb (scale degree = 3rd) Gb + minor interval = A (scale degree = 5th) A + major interval = Db (scale degree = 7th)

What chord is Amaj7?

This shape is what we refer to as a “partial barre chord.”



The Amaj7 guitar chord sounds open and clear all the way up at the 12th fret on the A string, where we start our movable C shape. This is an unorthodox shape, but a handy one to learn as it starts with the pinky finger.

What notes make up a Amaj7?





Amaj7 is made up of the notes A C# E and G#. This is because in order to make the Major 7 addition, we are adding the note that falls on the 7th scale degree of the A major scale.

What is Dmaj7 on piano?

Alright guys today we're going to look at the D major seven chord okay not being bad it's just a D F sharp a and C sharp okay so you see NASA's sister D major chord.

What chords are in key of E?

Chords in the Key of E Major

  • I = E Major.
  • ii = F# minor.
  • iii = G# minor.
  • IV = A Major.
  • V = B Major.
  • VI = C# Minor.
  • vii° = D# diminished.


What is an a6 chord guitar?

We're going to play the a open. And then everything else on the second fret with your first finger. And this is the a6 cord.



What is esus4 chord on guitar?

Sus4 (or just sus) stands for „suspended 4th“. The 3rd of a major or a minor chord is suspended and replaced by a perfect 4th.

What is a G6 chord?

The 6th chord is a major chord with an additional major 6th. A G6 has the notes G (1), B (3), D (5) and E (6). Sixth chords do NEVER contain a 7th! The major 6th can be found a whole step (2 frets) above the 5th.

How do you play Amaj7?

It's a G sharp. My third finger plays second fret of the B string that's a C sharp knit. I strum from my a string down all the way to the high e a major 7.



What is A6 in piano?

A6 for Piano has the notes A Db E Gb.

What notes make up C major?

The notes of a C major chord are the 1st (the root note), 3rd, and 5th notes, which are C (the root note), E and G. Notice that the octave (the 8th note) is also part of the chord. In fact, either of the notes C, E and G can be played in any octave on the guitar and it will still be called a C major chord.

What chords in the key of C?

Clearly, the basic chords/triads in the key of C major are C major, D minor, E minor, F major, G major, A minor, and B diminished.

What keys are in C minor?

C minor is a minor scale based on C, consisting of the pitches C, D, E♭, F, G, A♭, and B♭. Its key signature consists of three flats. Its relative major is E♭ major and its parallel major is C major.



Which key is higher C or G?

So the G chord has 3 different G notes; the bottom G is higher than the lowest note (E) in the C chord, and the top note (G) is also higher than the top E in the C chord – making the G chord generally ‘higher’ than C. However, the notes you sing can be in a higher or lower octave depending on your voice.

What key is lower than E?

The lowest sounding note on standard guitar must be E, and the lowest sounding chord, Em. But a D chord can accompany lower notes even though the chord itself sounds higher.

Is key of E higher than D?

According to the note circle, an E should sound higher than a D unless its on another octave.