G Major Piano ChordLearn the right way to play a chord of G Major on piano
What is a G Major chord?
G major is an easy-to-play piano chord that’s made up of the notes G, B and D. It can be written as either “G Major”, or simply abbreviated to just “G”. Its relative minor is E minor.
What notes are in a chord of G Major?
A chord of G Major is formed by playing the notes G, B, and D. On the picture of the keyboard above, you can see the three notes of the G chord marked in green.
Chords related to G Major
There are a number of other chords that share a similar harmonic family as the chord of G Major on piano, meaning all of these will always sounds good when played in the same chord sequence:
|Chord name||Required notes|
|C7||C E G Bb|
|D Major||D F# A|
|E Minor||E G B|
|A Minor||A C E|
|B Minor||B D F#|
|F7||F A C Eb|
List of all G chords on pianoG MinorG7Gm7Gmaj7GmM7G6Gm6G5G9Gm9Gmaj9Gsus2Gsus4Gdim7Gaug7
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Last Updated: June 14th, 2022