Bb7(b9) Guitar Chord | How to Play The Bb Dominant Seventh Flat Nine Added Chord

Bb 7(b9) position 1 guitar chord diagram

This chord is composed of the Root, Major Third, Perfect Fifth, Minor Seventh, and Minor Ninth

You may find this chord denoted as:

  • Bb Dominant Seventh Flat Nine Added
  • Bb 7b9
  • Bb 7-9
  • Bb Dom7b9
  • Bb7(b9)

The notes of the Bb7(b9) chord are Bb, D, F, Ab, and Cb

Notes that compose the Bb 7(b9) chord:

BbDFAbCb

How the Dominant Seventh Flat Nine Added chord is built:

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

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Bb Dominant Seventh Flat Nine Added Guitar Chord Diagrams

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Position 1
Open

Bb 7(b9) position 1 guitar chord diagram

Position 2
Movable

Bb 7(b9) position 2 guitar chord diagram

Position 3
Movable

Bb 7(b9) position 4 guitar chord diagram

Position 4
BarreMovable

Bb 7(b9) position 3 guitar chord diagram

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Fretboard map of Bb 7(b9) chord tones

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.

b9
3
5
b7
1
5
b9
3
1
5
b7
b9
b7
3
1
5
b7
1
b9
3
b9
1
5
b7
b9
3
5
3
1
b7
b9
3

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