Major 9th Piano Chords

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C Major 9th Piano Chords

C9 and Cmaj9 chords.
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A major ninth chord is a five-note chord that contains an added ninth interval:

● Dominant 9th

  A C9 includes a minor seventh and a major ninth:  C – E – G – B♭ – D

● Major 9th

  A Cmaj9 has a major seventh and a major ninth:  C – E – G – B – D

● Add9

  A CADD9 is a C triad with an added major ninth interval (no seventh):  C – E – G – D

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D Major 9th Piano Chords

D9 and Dmaj9 chords.
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D Major 9th Treble Chords | View as Bass Chord

A major ninth chord is a five-note chord that contains an added ninth interval:

● Dominant 9th

  A D9 includes a minor seventh and a major ninth:  D – F♯ – A – C – E

● Major 9th

  A Dmaj9 has a major seventh and a major ninth:  D – F♯ – A – C♯ – E

● Add9

  A DADD9 is a D triad with an added major ninth interval (no seventh):  D – F♯ – A – E

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E Major 9th Piano Chords

E9 and Emaj9 chords.
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E Major 9th Treble Chords | View as Bass Chord

A major ninth chord is a five-note chord that contains an added ninth interval:

● Dominant 9th

  An E9 includes a minor seventh and a major ninth:  E – G♯ – B – D – F♯

● Major 9th

  An Emaj9 has a major seventh and a major ninth:  E – G♯ – B – D♯ – F♯

● Add9

  An EADD9 is an E triad with an added major ninth interval (no seventh):  E – G♯ – B – F♯

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F Major 9th Piano Chords

F9 and Fmaj9 chords.
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F Major 9th Treble Chords | View as Bass Chord

A major ninth chord is a five-note chord that contains an added ninth interval:

● Dominant 9th

  An F9 includes a minor seventh and a major ninth:  F – A – C – E♭ – G

● Major 9th

  An Fmaj9 has a major seventh and a major ninth:  F – A – C – E – G

● Add9

  An FADD9 is an F triad with an added major ninth interval (no seventh):  F – A – C – G

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G Major 9th Piano Chords

G9 and Gmaj9 chords.
Image © Brandy Kraemer, 2016

G Major 9th Treble Chords | View as Bass Chord

A major ninth chord is a five-note chord that contains an added ninth interval:

● Dominant 9th

  A G9 includes a minor seventh and a major ninth:  G – B – D – F – A

● Major 9th

  A Gmaj9 has a major seventh and a major ninth:  G – B – D – F♯ – A

● Add9

  A GADD9 is a G triad with an added major ninth interval (no seventh):  G – B – D – A

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A Major 9th Piano Chords

A9 and Amaj9 chords.
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A Major 9th Treble Chords | View as Bass Chord

A major ninth chord is a five-note chord that contains an added ninth interval:

● Dominant 9th

  An ​A9 includes a minor seventh and a major ninth:  A – C♯ – E – G – B

● Major 9th

  An Amaj9 has a major seventh and a major ninth:  A – C♯ – E – G♯ – B

● Add9

  An AADD9 is an A triad with an added major ninth interval (no 7th):  A – C♯ – E – B

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B Major 9th Piano Chords

B9 and Bmaj9 chords.
Image © Brandy Kraemer, 2016

B Major 9th Treble Chords | View as Bass Chord

A major ninth chord is a five-note chord that contains an added ninth interval:

● Dominant 9th

  A B9 includes a minor seventh and a major ninth:  B – D♯ – F♯ – A – C♯

● Major 9th

  A Bmaj9 has a major seventh and a major ninth:  B – D♯ – F♯ – A♯ – C♯

● Add9

  A BADD9 is a B triad with an added major ninth interval (no 7th):  B – D♯ – F♯ – C♯