C# Piano Chord

C#

C# Major (No 5th)

Root
C#
3rd
E#
E
G
B
D
F
F
A
C
E
C#
E#

The Notes in a C# Major (No 5th) Chord

The 3rd

Finding E# from C# step by step:

  • Start on: C#
  • Step 1: move up to D
  • Step 2: move up to D#
  • Step 3: move up to E
  • Step 4: Land on E#
3rd
E#
Root
C#
1
2
3
  • D is a minor second above C#.
  • D# is a major 2nd above C#.
  • E is a minor third above C#.
  • E# is a major third above C#.