The Emaj9 chord is made up of the Root, Major Third, Perfect Fifth, Major Seventh, and Major Ninth
Different notations for the E Major Ninth chord:
- E Major Ninth
- E Maj9
- E Major 9
This chord is composed of the notes E, G#, B, D#, and F#
Notes that compose the E maj9 chord:
How the Major Ninth chord is built:
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