Wicki-Hayden Layout

Chord Shapes

A non-exhaustive list of chord shapes that are possible under the Wicki-Hayden button layout.

Examples are given in C, however, chord shapes transpose into any key by changing the root note (indicated in black).

Major (M, maj)

C - E - G

Minor (m, min, -)

C - Eb - G

7

C - E - G - Bb

Major 7 (maj7, △7)

C - E - G - B

Minor 7 (m7, -7)

C - Eb - G - Bb

Minor Sharp 7 (m#7, mM7)

C - Eb - G - B

7 Flat 5 (7♭5)

C - E - Gb - Bb

7 Sharp 5 (7♯5)

C - E - Ab - Bb

Half-Diminished (m7♭5, ∅)

C - Eb - Gb - Bb

7 Flat 9 (7♭9)

C - E - G - Bb - Db'

Major Flat 5 (♭5)

C - E - F#

5

C - G - C'

6

C - E - G - A

Minor 6 (m6)

C - Eb - G - A

6/9

C - E - G - A - D'

9

C - E - G - Bb - D'

9 Flat 5 (9♭5)

C - E - Gb - Bb - D'

9 Sharp 5 (9♯5)

C - E - Ab - D'

Minor 9 (m9, -9)

C - Eb - G - Bb - D'

Major 9 (maj9, △9)

C - E - G - B - D'

Add 9 (add9)

C - E - G - D'

7 Sharp 9 (7♯9)

C - E - G - Bb - Eb'

11

C - E - G - A# - D' - F'

Minor 11 (m11, -11)

C - Eb - G - Bb - D' - F'

13

C - Bb - D' - F' - A'

Major 13 (maj13, △13)

C - G - B - D' - E' - A'

sus2

C - D - G

sus4

C - F - G

7sus4

C - F - G - Bb

9sus4

C - F - G - Bb - D'

Diminished (dim, °)

C - D# - F#

Diminished 7th (dim7, °7)

C - D# - F# - A

Augmented (aug)

C - E - G#