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A 11 Description

The intervals in the A11 chord are Root, Major Third, Perfect Fifth, Minor Seventh, Major Ninth, and Major Eleventh

Some books show this chord as:

  • A Dominant Eleventh
  • A Dom 11
  • A Dominant 11
  • A11

The notes of the A11 chord are A, C#, E, G, B, and D

Learn 3 positions for this chord

Position 1

Fingers Positions

  • Mute the low E string
  • Let the A string play without pressing any fret
  • Let the D string play without pressing any fret
  • Let the G string play without pressing any fret
  • Let the B string play without pressing any fret
  • Let the high E string play without pressing any fret

Position Characteristics

  • This position uses open strings

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Position 2

Fingers Positions

  • Mute the low E string
  • Let the A string play without pressing any fret
  • Place your index finger (1) on the fret 3 of the B and high E strings at the same time
  • Place your middle finger (2) on the fret 4 of the G string
  • Place your ring finger (3) on the fret 5 of the D string

Position Characteristics

  • This position requires barre
  • This position uses open strings

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Position 3

Fingers Positions

  • Mute the low E string
  • Let the A string play without pressing any fret
  • Place your index finger (1) on the fret 7 of the D, G and high E strings at the same time
  • Place your middle finger (2) on the fret 8 of the B string

Position Characteristics

  • This position requires barre
  • This position uses open strings

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