C Dominant 9 Flat 5 chord intervals and notes
Intervals 1 - 3 - b5 - b7 - 9
Notes in C 9b5 C - E - F# (Gb) - A# (Bb) - D

9 chord with a flattened 5 degree note are often used as the V chord in either a major or minor key progression, and are commonly found in Jazz music.

C Dominant 9 Flat 5 Chord Charts, Fingering, Voicings

Here are 6 voicings of the C9b5 guitar chord, with a chord chart to each voicings' fingering.

Chord learning tip 1.

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.

Chord learning tip 2.

The more you practice, the more you'll develop your hands muscle memory, and the easier each chord will become with time.

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