The intervals in this chord are Root, Major Third, diminished Fifth, Minor Seventh, and Major Ninth
Some books show this chord as:
- G Dominant Ninth Flat Five
- G 9-5
- G 9(b5)
- G Dom9b5
The notes of the G9b5 chord are G, B, Db, F, and A
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G 9b5 chord Notes:
G B Db F A
How the Dominant Ninth Flat five chord is built:
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