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Section 31.4 Chord Labels

The following list of chords is edited and condensed from The New Real Book (Vol. 1), published by Sher Music Co.

Figure 31.4.1 Triads with added notes
Figure 31.4.2 Dominant seventh chords
Figure 31.4.3 Major seventh chords
Figure 31.4.4 Minor seventh chords
Figure 31.4.5 Half-diminished seventh chords
Figure 31.4.6 Sus chords
Figure 31.4.7 Altered chords
Figure 31.4.8 Other chords

One finds that almost any combination of triad or seventh chord plus any alteration or combination of alterations is possible.