C D E F G A B Db Eb Gb Ab Bb C# D# F# G# A#
D D7 Dmaj7 D6 D5 Dm Dm7 Dm6 Dsus4 Dsus2 Dadd9 Dadd2

Dmaj7 chord guitar

Diagram, notes and theoretical summary. Plus tips on related chords.

Dmaj7

Dmaj7 chord diagram

Full name: D major seventh
Alternative name/abbreviation: DM7
Type: Open chord
Notes in the chord: D, F#, A, C#
Importance: 7/10
Difficulty: 6/10

Relevant chords: D7, Dm7

Chord variations

D Major seventh bar chord with the root on 6th string: 10 12 11 11 10 10
D Major seventh with the root on 6th string: 10 X 11 11 10 X
D Major seventh with the root on 6th string (no 5th): 10 X 11 11 X X
D Major seventh bar chord with the root on 5th string: X 5 7 6 7 5
D Major seventh chord with the root on 5th string: X 5 7 6 7 X
D Major seventh chord with the root on 5th string (no 3rd): X 5 7 6 X X
D Major seventh chord with the root on 5th string, second alternative (no 5th): X 5 4 6 3 X
D Major seventh chord with the root on 5th string (no 5th): X 5 4 6 X X

No 5th means that the fifth note (A) is omitted.
No 3rd means that the third note (F#) is omitted.

Chord progressions

D > Dmaj7 > G > Gmaj7


Dmaj7 > F#/C# > Bm9 > A6