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

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.

A Dominant 9 Chord Charts, Fingering, Voicings

Here are 6 voicings of the A9 guitar chord, with a chord chart to each voicings' fingering.

Chord learning tip 1.

When learning chords, try not looking at your fretting fingers after a while, since you'll need to be able to form the chord without peeking.

Chord learning tip 2.

Keep your hand loose, rather than stiff and hard. A loose hand is essential for playing chords and switching between them.

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