Appendix 2b - Chord Progression Chart

 

The Chord Progression Chart can be used to assist with creating simple and complex chord progressions. To increase the range of chords available, use substitution, e.g. reverse the polarity, flatten the first note of the chord etc.

C

Scale Degree of C Major

I

II

III

IV

V

VI

VII

 

Scale Note

C

D

E

F

G

A

B

 

Chord

C

D Min

E Min

F

G

A Min

B Dim

 

 

C E G

D F A

E G B

F A C

G B D

A C E

B D F

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Scale Degree of C Min

I

II

III

IV

V

VI

VII

 

Scale Note

C

D

Eb

F

G

A b

B b

 

Chord

C Min

D Dim

Eb

F Min

G Min

A b

B b

 

 

C Eb G

D F Ab

Eb G Bb

F Ab C

G Bb D

Ab C Eb

Bb D F

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Scale Degree of C Major 7

I

II

III

IV

V

VI

VII

 

Scale Note

C

D

E

F

G

A

B

 

Chord

C

D Min

E Min

F

G

A Min

B Dim

 

 

C E G B

D F A C

E G B D

F A C E

G B D F#

A C E G

B D F G#

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Scale Degree of C Min 7

I

II

III

IV

V

VI

VII

 

Scale Note

C Min 7

D Dim 7

Eb 7

F Min 7

G Min 7

A b 7

B b 7

 

Chord

C Eb G B

D F Ab B

Eb G Bb Db

F Ab C Eb

G Bb D F

Ab C Eb Gb

Bb D F Ab

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

D

Scale Degree of D Major

I

II

III

IV

V

VI

VII

 

Scale Note

D

E

F#

G

A

B

C

 

Chord

D

E Min

F# Min

G

A

B Min

C Dim

 

 

D F# A

E G B

F# A C

G B D

A C# E

B D F#

C D# F#

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Scale Degree of D Min

I

II

III

IV

V

VI

VII

 

Scale Note

D

E

F

G

A

B b

C

 

Chord

D Min

E Dim

F

G Min

A Min

B b

C

 

 

D F A

E G Bb

F A C

G Bb D

A C E

Bb D F

C E G

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

E

Scale Degree of E Major

I

II

III

IV

V

VI

VII

 

Scale Note

E

F#

G#

A

B

C#

D#

 

Chord

E

F# Min

G# Min

A

B

C# Min

D# Dim

 

 

E G# B

F# A C#

G# B D#

A C# E

B D#  F#

C# G E#

D# F# A#

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Scale Degree of E Min

I

II

III

IV

V

VI

VII

 

Scale Note

E

F#

G

A

B

C

D

 

Chord

E Min

F# Dim

G

A Min

B Min

C

D

 

 

E G B

F# A C

G B D

A C E

B D F#

C E G

D F# A

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

F

Scale Degree of F Major

I

II

III

IV

V

VI

VII

 

Scale Note

F

G

A

B b

C

D

E

 

Chord

F

G Min

A Min

B b

C

D Min

E Dim

 

 

F A C

G Bb D

A C E

Bb D F

C E G

D F A

E G Bb

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Scale Degree of F Min

I

II

III

IV

V

VI

VII

 

Scale Note

F

G

A b

B b

C

D b

E b

 

Chord

F Min

G Dim

A b

B b Min

C Min

D b

E b

 

 

F Ab C

G Bb Db

Ab C Eb

Bb Db F

C Eb G

Bb F Ab

Db G Bb

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

G

Scale Degree of G Major

I

II

III

IV

V

VI

VII

 

Scale Note

G

A

B

C

D

E

F#

 

Chord

G

A Min

B Min

C

D

E Min

F# Dim

 

 

G B D

A C E

B D F#

C E G

D F# A

E G B

F# A C

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Scale Degree of G Min

I

II

III

IV

V

VI

VII

 

Scale Note

G

A

B b

C

D

E b

F

 

Chord

G Min

A Dim

B b

C Min

D Min

E b

F

 

 

G Bb D

A C Eb

Bb D F

C Eb G

D F A

Db G Bb

F A C

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A

Scale Degree of A Major

I

II

III

IV

V

VI

VII

 

Scale Note

A

B

C#

D

E

F#

G#

 

Chord

A

B Min

C# Min

D

E

F# Min

G# Dim

 

 

A C# E

B D F#

C# G E#

D F# A

E G# B

F# A C

G# B D

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Scale Degree of A Min

I

II

III

IV

V

VI

VII

 

Scale Note

A

B

C

D

E

F

G

 

Chord

A Min

B Dim

C

D Min

E Min

F

G

 

 

A C E

B D F

C E G

D F A

E G B

F A C

G B D

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

B

Scale Degree of B Major

I

II

III

IV

V

VI

VII

 

Scale Note

B

C#

Eb

E

F#

G#

Bb

 

Chord

B

C# Min

Eb Min

E

F#

G# Min

Bb Dim

 

 

B D#  F#

C# G E#

Eb F# Bb

E G# B

F# Bb C#

C# A D#

Bb C# E

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Scale Degree of B Min

I

II

III

IV

V

VI

VII

 

Scale Note

B

C#

D

E

F#

G

A

 

Chord

B Min

C# Dim

D

E Min

F# Min

G

A

 

 

B D F#

C# E G

D F# A

E G B

F# A C

G B D

A C# E