E7(#5) Guitar Chord | How to Play The E Dominant Seventh Sharp Fifth Chord

E 7(#5) position 1 guitar chord diagram

This chord is made up of the Root, Major Third, Augmented Fifth, and Minor Seventh

Different notations for the E7(#5) chord:

  • E Dominant Seventh Sharp Fifth
  • E Dom+5
  • E 7#5
  • E 7+5
  • E 7aug5
  • E7(#5)

The notes in this chord are E, G#, B#, and D

Notes that compose the E 7(#5) chord:

EG#B#D

Chord structure of the Dominant Seventh Sharp Fifth chord:

1
b2
2
b3
3
4
b5
5
#5
6
b7
7

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Guitar Patterns for the E Dominant Seventh Sharp Fifth chord

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Position 1
Open

E 7(#5) position 1 guitar chord diagram

Position 2
Open

E 7(#5) position 9 guitar chord diagram

Position 3
BarreOpen

E 7(#5) position 4 guitar chord diagram

Position 4
Open

E 7(#5) position 7 guitar chord diagram

Position 5
BarreOpen

E 7(#5) position 2 guitar chord diagram

Position 6
BarreOpen

E 7(#5) position 3 guitar chord diagram

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How to construct the E 7(#5) chord on guitar

This fretboard map shows you the tones in the chord all along the neck. You can play this chord by choosing some of the chord tones.

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

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