Easy Ways To Play The Ab7(#9) Guitar Chord

Ab 7(#9) position 1 guitar chord diagram

The intervals in the Ab7(#9) chord are Root, Major Third, Perfect Fifth, Minor Seventh, and Sharp Ninth

The Ab7(#9) chord is spelled in the following ways:

  • Ab Dominant Seventh Sharp Ninth Added
  • Ab Dom7#9
  • Ab 7#9
  • Ab 7+9
  • Ab 7aug9
  • Ab7(#9)

The Ab7(#9) chord is composed of the notes Ab, C, Eb, Gb, and B

Notes of the Ab 7(#9) chord:

AbCEbGbB

Chord Structure:

1
b2
2
b3
3
4
b5
5
#5
6
b7
7
8
b9
9
#9
11
#11
13

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How To Play The Ab Dominant Seventh Sharp Ninth Added chord on guitar

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Ab 7(#9) position 3 guitar chord diagram

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Ab 7(#9) position 1 guitar chord diagram

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Ab 7(#9) position 2 guitar chord diagram

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How to create your own Ab 7(#9) chord fingerings

You can create any fingering you like on any part of the fretboard, just play some of the chord tones shown in the map below.

#9
3
1
5
b7
#9
b7
3
1
5
#9
b7
1
3
1
5
#9
b7
#9
3
5
3
1
#9
b7
3
5
b7
1
5
#9

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