B9b5 Guitar Chord | How To Create and Play the B Dominant Ninth Flat five chord

B 9b5 position 1 guitar chord diagram

The B9b5 chord is composed of the Root, Major Third, diminished Fifth, Minor Seventh, and Major Ninth

The B9b5 chord is known as:

  • B Dominant Ninth Flat Five
  • B 9-5
  • B 9(b5)
  • B Dom9b5
  • B9b5

The B Dominant Ninth Flat five chord is composed of the notes B, D#, F, A, and C#

B 9b5 chord Notes:

BD#FAC#

Tones in the Dominant Ninth Flat five chord:

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

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B Dominant Ninth Flat five Guitar Chord Voicings

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Position 1
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B 9b5 position 3 guitar chord diagram

Position 2
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B 9b5 position 1 guitar chord diagram

Position 3
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B 9b5 position 2 guitar chord diagram

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How to create your own B 9b5 chord fingerings

This fretboard map shows you the tones in the chord all along the neck. You can play this chord by choosing some of the chord tones.

1
b7
b5
3
b5
9
b7
1
b5
3
1
9
b7
b7
b5
9
3
1
b7
1
3
b5
9
1
9
b7
b5
3
9
3
1
b7