Minor 7th Chord Exercises

Instructor
Jonny May
Course
Level 2
6

Minor 7 Chord Exercises for Piano

If you wan to play jazz, blues, pop, funk, rock, or just about any song that uses chords and lead sheets, it is essential to play minor 7 chords.

Now, many teachers and method books will teach you how to play a minor 7 chords on piano, but they don’t teach you how to practice¬†minor 7 chords in all 12 keys, all inversions, and in progressions.

Why is this important?

Because if you want to read lead sheets and play chord charts with total freedom, you need to be able to play any minor 7 chord in any inversion on the fly.

We put together this course to give you a deep dive understanding of minor 7 chords so that you can tackle any tune that uses these chords.

Course Objectives
  • Learn 4 blocked and broken exercises around the circle of 5ths
  • Explore 10 exercises using the chromatic scale
  • Discover 2 exercises that explore inversions
  • Master minor 7 progressions
Learning Focus
  • Chords
  • Exercises

Course Lessons

1
Minor 7 Chord Exercises – Lesson 1
14:34

Minor 7 chords counterclockwise around the circle of 5ths exercise

2
Minor 7 Chord Exercises – Lesson 2
14:10

Minor 7 chords clockwise around the circle of 5ths exercise

3
Minor 7 Chord Exercises – Lesson 3
10:59

Minor 7 chords half steps going up exercise

4
Minor 7 Chord Exercises – Lesson 4
20:29

Minor 7 chords half steps going down exercise

5
Minor 7 Chord Exercises – Lesson 5
25:13

Minor 7 chord inversions exercise

6
Minor 7 Chord Exercises – Lesson 6
12:43

Inverted minor 7 chords by 5-1 relationship exercise

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