Aadd9 Guitar Chord | How to Play The A Major Ninth Added Chord

A add9 position 1 guitar chord diagram

The intervals that compose the A Major Ninth Added chord are Root, Major Third, Perfect Fifth, and Major Ninth

Name variations for this chord:

  • A Major Ninth Added
  • A Maj9
  • A Maj Add 9
  • Aadd9

The notes of the A Major Ninth Added chord are A, C#, E, and B

Notes that compose the A add9 chord:

AC#EB

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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A Major Ninth Added Guitar Chord Shapes

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Position 1
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A add9 position 1 guitar chord diagram

Position 2
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A add9 position 2 guitar chord diagram

Position 3
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A add9 position 4 guitar chord diagram

Position 4
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A add9 position 6 guitar chord diagram

Position 5
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A add9 position 5 guitar chord diagram

Position 6
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A add9 position 3 guitar chord diagram

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Create your A add9 chord shapes

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.

5
9
1
5
3
1
5
9
9
3
1
5
1
3
9
1
5
9
3
5
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1
3
5
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5