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|B Add 11 chord intervals and notes|
|Intervals||1 - 3 - 5 - b7 - 9 - 11|
|Notes in B 11||B - D# (Eb) - F# (Gb) - A - C# (Db) - E|
The 11th Chord is less common than the 9th. It is formed by adding a the 11th (4th) to a dominant 9th chord (1 2 3 5 b7) to form 1 2(9) 3 4(11) 5 b7. If the 3rd is omitted is sometimes called a 9sus4.
Here are 6 voicings of the B11 guitar chord, with a chord chart to each voicings' fingering.
When playing barre chords, make sure you move your wrist forward further than you would with open chords, this allows for more added pressure to your first finger.
When changing chords, visualize the chord you are about to change to, it really helps nail that chord change.