C Major 9 chord intervals and notes
Intervals 1 - 3 - 5 - 7 - 9
Notes in C maj9 C - E - G - B - D

Maj9 chords develop their sound from maj7 chords, and they can be subsitituted by each other freely.

C Major 9 Chord Charts, Fingering, Voicings

Here are 6 voicings of the Cmaj9 guitar chord, with a chord chart to each voicings' fingering.

Chord learning tip 1.

Ever wonder why you play what you play when strumming chords? By learningchord theory, you won't have to wonder any more.

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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