Gospel: The Gospel V7 Chord

Here is another harmonic device commonly used in Gospel. Don't try to explain it. Enjoy it!


Classical V7 Chord

Here is the classical V7-I chord change used in so many kinds of musics...

Gospel: The Gospel V7 Chord


Gospel V7 Chord

Now, here is the Gospel V7-I version...

Gospel: The Gospel V7 Chord

The Gospel V7 chord in the key of C can be thought of as an F major triad in the right hand with a G in the bass. For this reason, it is often notated as F/G. Also notice the curious lack of the note B, which is otherwise so essential to defining a V7 chord. Again, don't try to explain it. Enjoy it!