The intervals in the B9 chord are Root, Major Third, Perfect Fifth, Minor Seventh, and Major Ninth
Some chord charts name this chord as:
- B Dominant Ninth
- B Dom9
The B9 chord is made up of the notes B, D#, F#, A, and C#
Notes that compose the B 9 chord:
How to create the Dominant Ninth chord:
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Pick some of the tones from the fretboard map below and play this chord in new ways.
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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