B Dominant 9 chord intervals and notes
Intervals 1 - 3 - 5 - b7 - 9
Notes in B 9 B - D# (Eb) - F# (Gb) - A - C# (Db)

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.

B Dominant 9 Chord Charts, Fingering, Voicings

Here are 6 voicings of the B9 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.

If you are just starting out with chords, you'll find that your fingers, especially your pinky will go all over the place. Don't get discouraged, they will develop strength and muscle memory with time.

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