E9 Banjo Chord

E9 for Banjo has the notes E Ab B D Gb and can be played 2 different ways. Learn about its related chords and interval structure: R 3 5 m7 9.


E9 Chord

Full name: E ninth
AKA: E7(add9)   E7/9  

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ChartsInversionsStructureChord on other instrumentsRelated scalesChord staffSummary tableReferences


E9 Banjo Chord Charts

E9 banjo chord
E9 banjo chord


E9 Inversions on banjo

E9\Ab banjo chord
E9\B banjo chord
E9\D banjo chord
E9\Gb banjo chord



E9 Chord Structure

Notes: E Ab B D Gb
Interval structure: R 3 5 m7 9

Chord construction:
R = E
E + major interval = Ab (scale degree = 3rd)
Ab + minor interval = B (scale degree = 5th)
B + minor interval = D (scale degree = minor 7th)
D + major interval = Gb (scale degree = 9th)


E9 on other instruments

E9 piano
E9 Piano chord chart
E9 guitar
E9 Guitar chord chart
E9 ukulele
E9 ukulele chord
E9 mandolin
E9 mandolin chord
E9 banjo
E9 banjo chord



Scales Related to E9

Scales that include all of the notes of E9.
A major A melodic minor B melodic minor A ionian F#/Gb natural minor B dorian C#/Db phrygian D lydian E mixolydian F#/Gb aeolian G#/Ab locrian C leading whole tone D overtone E overtone G#/Ab altered A#/Bb altered A#/Bb enigmatic D#/Eb dorian b2 F dorian b2 C augmented lydian

E9 chord staff

Musical staff for the E9 chord

E9 summary table

Banjo chord name E9 (E ninth)
Notes and structureE Ab B D Gb (R 3 5 m7 9)
Chord Categories is 7 (dom7) with added 9th   9th chord  
Other Notations E7(add9)   E7/9  
Chord Construction R = E
E + major interval = Ab (scale degree = 3rd)
Ab + minor interval = B (scale degree = 5th)
B + minor interval = D (scale degree = minor 7th)
D + major interval = Gb (scale degree = 9th)
E9 on other instrumentsE9 piano
E9 Piano chord chart
E9 guitar
E9 Guitar chord chart
E9 ukulele
E9 ukulele chord
E9 mandolin
E9 mandolin chord
E9 banjo
E9 banjo chord



References related to this chord

is 7 (dom7) with added 9th   9th chord  

Ninth Chords on Wikipedia

Major Seventh Chords on Wikipedia