The D Dominant Ninth chord is made up of the Root, Major Third, Perfect Fifth, Minor Seventh, and Major Ninth
Some chord charts name this chord as:
- D Dominant Ninth
- D Dom9
The D9 chord is made up of the notes D, F#, A, C, and E.
This chord belongs to the family of Ninth chords.
D 9 chord Notes:
Formula of the Dominant Ninth chord:
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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.
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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