C Major

Also known as the ionian mode; this is the first degree of the major scale

Notes:C, D, E, F, G, A, B


Chords that are compatible with this scale.

Chord TypeChords
7th suspended 4thA7sus, G7sus, E7sus, D7sus
added 9thGadd9, Fadd9, Cadd9
dominant 6thG7(6)
dominant 7thG7
dominant 9thG9
half-diminished 7thBm7(b5)
majorG, F, C
major 11thCM11
major 13thCM13
major 2ndG2, F2, C2
major 6thGM6, FM6, CM6
major 7thFM7, CM7
major 9thFM9, CM9
major added 11thGadd11, Cadd11
minorAm, Em, Dm
minor 11thAm11, Em11, Dm11
minor 13thDm13
minor 2ndAm2, Dm2
minor 6thDm6
minor 7thAm7, Em7, Dm7
minor 9thAm9, Dm9
minor added 11thAmadd11, Emadd11, Dmadd11
minor added 9thAmadd9, Dmadd9
powerchordA5, G5, F5, E5, D5, C5
suspended 2ndAsus2, Gsus2, Fsus2, Dsus2, Csus2
suspended 4thAsus, Gsus, Esus, Dsus, Csus