The A9b5 chord is composed of the Root, Major Third, diminished Fifth, Minor Seventh, and Major Ninth
This chord is also known as:
- A Dominant Ninth Flat Five
- A 9-5
- A 9(b5)
- A Dom9b5
The notes in the A Dominant Ninth Flat five chord are A, C#, Eb, G, and B
A 9b5 chord Notes:
Tones in the Dominant Ninth Flat five chord:
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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. Some shapes will sound good, some less, let your ears decide!
These maps show you the tones in a chord all along the fretboard. They are incredibly helpful because allow you to:
- Create new voicings on the fly, across all the neck
- Improvise targeting the right notes
- Unlock the fretboard and expand the CAGED system.
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