G Major Add 9 chord intervals and notes
Intervals 1 - 3 - 5 - 9
Notes in G add9 G - B - D - A

As the label indicates, add9 chords are major chords with an added 9th degree note. They are four note chords, as opposed to the original 9 chord, which is a five note chord. An add9 has the notes 1-3-5-9, while the 9-chord has 1-3-5-b7-9. The add9 is a sweet sounding chord, while the 9-chord is dissonant and needs to be resolved.

G Major Add 9 Chord Charts, Fingering, Voicings

Here are 6 voicings of the Gadd9 guitar chord, with a chord chart to each voicings' fingering.

Chord learning tip 1.

When learning new chords, make sure you know at least their major, minor, 7, minor 7, and sus variations.

Chord learning tip 2.

Practicing at least 30-60 minutes a day will really propell your guitar skills and technique, so keep practicing!

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