The intervals composing the C9(#5) chord are Root, Major Third, Augmented Fifth, Minor Seventh, and Major Ninth
Different notations for the C9(#5) chord:
- C Dominant Ninth Sharp Fifth
- C 9#5
- C 9aug5
- C 9+5
- C Dom9#5
This chord is composed of the notes C, E, G#, Bb, and D
Notes of the C 9(#5) chord:
How the Dominant Ninth Sharp Fifth chord is built:
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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. Some shapes will sound good, some less, let your ears decide!
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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