D Dominant Ninth Sharp Fifth Guitar Chord (D9(#5)) | Easy Ways to Play It

D 9(#5) position 19 guitar chord diagram

The intervals of this chord are Root, Major Third, Augmented Fifth, Minor Seventh, and Major Ninth

Some chord charts name this chord as:

  • D Dominant Ninth Sharp Fifth
  • D 9#5
  • D 9aug5
  • D 9+5
  • D Dom9#5
  • D9(#5)

The notes in this chord are D, F#, A#, C, and E

Notes of the D 9(#5) chord:

DF#A#CE

Formula of the Dominant Ninth Sharp Fifth chord:

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

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D Dominant Ninth Sharp Fifth Guitar Chord Shapes

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Position 1
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D 9(#5) position 19 guitar chord diagram

Position 2
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D 9(#5) position 20 guitar chord diagram

Position 3
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D9 sharp 5 guitar chord

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Use Fretboard Maps To Build Chords Along All The Fretboard

Create your D 9(#5) chord shapes

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.

9
1
9
b7
#5
3
9
3
1
#5
b7
3
9
b7
1
#5
#5
3
1
9
b7
#5
b7
9
3
1
b7
1
#5
3
9
1
9

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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