Guitar chord B7(b9) - diagrams and theory

B 7(b9) position 1 guitar chord diagram

The intervals composing the B7(b9) chord are Root, Major Third, Perfect Fifth, Minor Seventh, and Minor Ninth

Different notations for the B Dominant Seventh Flat Nine Added chord:

  • B Dominant Seventh Flat Nine Added
  • B 7b9
  • B 7-9
  • B Dom7b9
  • B7(b9)

The B Dominant Seventh Flat Nine Added chord is made up of the notes B, D#, F#, A, and C

Notes that compose the B 7(b9) chord:

BD#F#AC

Tones in the Dominant Seventh Flat Nine Added chord:

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

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B7(b9) Guitar Chord Voicings

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B 7(b9) position 2 guitar chord diagram

Position 2
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B 7(b9) position 16 guitar chord diagram

Position 3
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B 7(b9) position 17 guitar chord diagram

Position 4
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B 7(b9) position 1 guitar chord diagram

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B 7(b9) position 3 guitar chord diagram

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B 7(b9) position 15 guitar chord diagram

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How to construct the B 7(b9) chord on guitar

Pick some of the tones from the fretboard map below and play this chord in new ways.

1
b7
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