AbM9 Banjo Chord
A flat major ninth for banjo

AbM9 for Banjo has the notes Ab C Eb G Bb and can be played 2 different ways. Learn about its related chords and interval structure: R 3 5 7 9.


AbM9 Chord

Full name: A flat major ninth
Standard name: Abmaj9
AKA: AbM9   AbMaj7(add9)   AbM7(add9)   Abmajor7(add9)   AbM7/9   AbMaj7/9  

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Abmaj9 Banjo Chord Charts

Abmaj9 banjo chord
Abmaj9 banjo chord


Abmaj9 Inversions on banjo


Abmaj9 Chord Structure

Notes: Ab C Eb G Bb
Interval structure: R 3 5 7 9

Chord construction:
R = Ab
Ab + major interval = C (scale degree = 3rd)
C + minor interval = Eb (scale degree = 5th)
Eb + major interval = G (scale degree = 7th)
G + minor interval = Bb (scale degree = 9th)


G#maj9 ;


Abmaj9 on other instruments

AbM9 piano
AbM9 Piano chord chart
AbM9 guitar
AbM9 Guitar chord chart
AbM9 ukulele
AbM9 mandolin
AbM9 banjo



Scales Related to Abmaj9

Scales that include all of the notes of Abmaj9.
D#/Eb major G#/Ab major D#/Eb ionian G#/Ab ionian C natural minor F natural minor F dorian A#/Bb dorian C phrygian G phrygian C#/Db lydian G#/Ab lydian D#/Eb mixolydian A#/Bb mixolydian C aeolian F aeolian D locrian G locrian G dorian b2 C#/Db diminished lydian

Abmaj9 chord staff

Musical staff for the Abmaj9 chord

Abmaj9 summary table

Banjo chord name AbM9 (A flat major ninth)
standard name: Abmaj9
Notes and structureAb C Eb G Bb (R 3 5 7 9)
Related Chords G#maj9 ;
Chord Categories is maj7 with added 9th   9th chord  
Other Notations AbM9   AbMaj7(add9)   AbM7(add9)   Abmajor7(add9)   AbM7/9   AbMaj7/9  
Chord Construction R = Ab
Ab + major interval = C (scale degree = 3rd)
C + minor interval = Eb (scale degree = 5th)
Eb + major interval = G (scale degree = 7th)
G + minor interval = Bb (scale degree = 9th)
AbM9 on other instrumentsAbM9 piano
AbM9 Piano chord chart
AbM9 guitar
AbM9 Guitar chord chart
AbM9 ukulele
AbM9 mandolin
AbM9 banjo



References related to this chord

is maj7 with added 9th   9th chord  

Ninth Chords on Wikipedia

Major Seventh Chords on Wikipedia