G#maj9 Guitar Chords Explained | G# Major Ninth

G# maj9 position 1 guitar chord diagram

The G# Major Ninth chord is composed of the Root, Major Third, Perfect Fifth, Major Seventh, and Major Ninth

Name variations for this chord:

  • G# Major Ninth
  • G# Maj9
  • G# Major 9
  • G#maj9

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

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Notes in the G# maj9 chord:

G# B# D# F## A#

Chord Formula:

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

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G#maj9 Guitar Chord Diagrams

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Position 1
Barrè Movable

G# maj9 position 1 guitar chord diagram

Position 2
Barrè Movable

G# maj9 position 2 guitar chord diagram

Position 3
Movable

G# maj9 position 3 guitar chord diagram

How to construct the G# maj9 chord on guitar

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!

7
3
1
5
9
7
9
3
7
1
5
1
3
7
9
1
5
9
3
7
5
9
3
1
3
7
5
9
1
5
7

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