E Dominant Thirteen Guitar Chord Charts & Variations

E 13 position 1 guitar chord diagram

The E Dominant Thirteen chord is composed of the Root, Major Third, Perfect Fifth, Minor Seventh, Major Ninth, Major Eleventh, and Major Thirteen

Some books show this chord as:

  • E Dominant Thirteen
  • E13

The E13 chord is composed of the notes E, G#, B, D, F#, A, and C#

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Notes that compose the E 13 chord:

E G# B D F# A C#

Tones in the Dominant Thirteen chord:

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

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E Dominant Thirteen Guitar Chord Shapes

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Position 1
Open

E 13 position 1 guitar chord diagram

Position 2
Open

E 13 position 2 guitar chord diagram

Position 3
Barrè Open

E 13 position 3 guitar chord diagram

Position 4
Open

E 13 position 4 guitar chord diagram

Position 5
Barrè Movable

E 13 position 6 guitar chord diagram

Position 6
Movable

E 13 position 8 guitar chord diagram

Position 7
Barrè Movable

E 13 position 16 guitar chord diagram

Position 8
Open

E 13 position 17 guitar chord diagram

Create your E 13 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. Some shapes will sound good, some less, let your ears decide!

1
5
b7
11
1
3
9
13
11
1
5
9
b7
3
5
9
13
3
11
1
b7
11
13
3
5
9
b7
11
1
5
13
3
1
5
9
13
b7
11
b7
9
13
3
1
5
b7
11
1

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