What are triads in piano?



First, a Triad is a chord that has 3 notes in it. There are MajorMajorIn music theory, a major chord is a chord that has a root, a major third, and a perfect fifth. When a chord comprises only these three notes, it is called a major triad.

What is minor triad in piano?

A minor triad can be represented by the integer notation {0, 3, 7}. A minor triad can also be described by its intervals: it has as a minor third interval on the bottom and a major third on top or as a root note. By contrast, a major triad has a major third on the bottom and minor third on top.

What are the 3 minor triads?

Minor triads

  • C (the root)
  • E♭ (the third note above C; often called just “the third”)
  • G (the fifth note above C; often called just “the fifth”)





How do you play minor triad on piano?


Quote from video: To play a minor triad play the first flat in third and fifth by flat and third i mean the note that is one semitone below the third this is also sometimes called the lower.