B altered piano chord - Balt7

The B altered chord is a 4-note chord consisting of the notes B, D#, A and C.
You can see these notes highlighted in the interactive piano chart below.
The chord itself is often abbreviated as Balt7.

Interactive piano diagram for the B altered chord

Piano keyboard displaying the B altered chord with the notes CbBAD#EbB#C

Extended Chords

Chords that are a superset of Balt7. The chords include more notes but always B, D#, A and C.

Scales with Balt7

Below you find all scales that include Balt7:

  • prometheus neopolitan
  • mystery #1
  • altered
  • phrygian dominant
  • oriental
  • flamenco
  • enigmatic
  • spanish heptatonic
  • half-whole diminished
  • chromatic

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B altered piano chord chart image

In case you prefer a non-interactive variant of the chord chart, we've embedded a PNG image below that shows the notes for the the Balt7 chord. Feel free to save or share the image as needed.

Piano chord chart for the B altered chord (Balt7). The notes B, D#, A and C are highlighted.