E 13 chord intervals and notes
Intervals 1 - 3 - 5 - b7 - 9 - (11) - 13
Notes in E 13 E - G# (Ab) - B - D - F# (Gb) - A - C# (Db)

13th chords are formed by adding a 13th (6th) interval note to a dominant 11th chord, so adding the 13 to 1 - 2(9) - 3 - 4(11) - 5 - b7) to form 1 - 2(9) - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6(13) - b7. Notice that this results in 7 notes, but only 6 strings on the guitar, meaning at least one of the notes needs to be emited. The most important degrees in this chord are 1 3 6(13) b7, and in general the first note you would leave out is the 11th (4th).

E 13 Chord Charts, Fingering, Voicings

Here are 6 voicings of the E13 guitar chord, with a chord chart to each voicings' fingering.

Chord learning tip 1.

One of the best ways to learn new chords is to change from the chord you are learning to another chord you want to learn over and over again.

Chord learning tip 2.

Learning guitar chords may seem hard at first, but with time and practice, you'll be able to play all the chords you want.

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