C Dominant 9 chord intervals and notes
Intervals 1 - 3 - 5 - b7 - 9
Notes in C 9 C - E - G - A# (Bb) - D

9th chords are formed by adding the 9th (2nd) to a dominant 7th chord (1 3 5 b7). They are often found in blues, funk and Jazz music.

C Dominant 9 Chord Charts, Fingering, Voicings

Here are 6 voicings of the C9 guitar chord, with a chord chart to each voicings' fingering.

These C Dominant 9 guitar chord variations can be interchanged freely. If it sounds good, it is good!

Chord learning tip 1.

Chord theory is helpful in undertanding why each chord is played the way it is. If you really want to advance, learn the theory behind chords as well.

Chord learning tip 2.

You can practice changing between chords in your head when you are at the office, on the train, or wherever. This may sound silly, but it really helps remember those chords.

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