what is this chord

Discussion in 'Beginner's Q&A Forum' started by amit82cse, Jun 18, 2005.

  1. amit82cse

    amit82cse Silent observeR

    I just got the nice flovor of chord A by moving little fingure to 7th fret B string.

    A* = 575675

    How can i symbolize it?

    Using this i formed the following progression that sounds superb to me...

    A, A*, D, A


    down rest up up down up
  2. arunrx

    arunrx Banned

    Hi Amit,
    In which order have you mentioned A*, is it EADGBE or other way round?
  3. amit82cse

    amit82cse Silent observeR

    Untill otherwise mentioned, the standard if EADGBE.

    BTW DrSaurabh told me that its A7add13 :)
  4. arunrx

    arunrx Banned

    Ok ya, G and F# are the 7th and 13th notes respectively.
  5. u-n-i

    u-n-i New Member

    ahaan...good one dude
  6. ambush

    ambush _RASTA_man_

    A/G maybe....
    but this is just a guess
  7. bjr

    bjr Lady of the Evening

    A7add13th is fine.

    It's also an F#mb9
  8. alpha1

    alpha1 I BLUES!

  9. Morbid_Angel

    Morbid_Angel Sid the sloth

  10. rasika

    rasika New Member

    i have q here.
    how cum same chord has diff names?
    are chords diff in diff scales? i.e. is Am in C scale is diff from Am in G scale??
  11. bjr

    bjr Lady of the Evening

    Sometimes 2 different chords have the same notes....only difference lies in roots, approach etc.

    eg...a C major 7th chord has the following notes...

    C G E B

    However....3 of these notes G E and B together make an E minor chord. So a C major 7th is the same as an Em/C
  12. jimihndrx

    jimihndrx Guitar Hero

  13. jimihndrx

    jimihndrx Guitar Hero

    Actually it is F#m7b9/A chord. The other name for this chord will be A13.
    Notes are :


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