Cm9 Guitar Chord
C minor ninth for guitar

Cm9 Guitar Chord and alternate tunings. 5 chord voicings, charts and sounds. Chord notes and structure: C Eb G Bb D (R m3 5 m7 9).


Cm9 Chord

Full name: C minor ninth
AKA: Cminor9   Cmin9   Cm7/9   Cm7(add9)   C-7/9   C-7(add9)   Cmin7/9   Cmin7(add9)  
Guitar sound:


Cm9 Guitar Chord Charts

Simplified notation: x 3 1 3 3 x Difficulty level: Intermediate
Cm9 for guitar on frets x, 3, 1, 3, 3, x Cm9 for guitar on frets x, 3, 1, 3, 3, x

Simplified notation: 8 10 8 8 8 10
Cm9 for guitar on frets 8, 10, 8, 8, 8, 10 Cm9 for guitar on frets 8, 10, 8, 8, 8, 10


Simplified notation: 8 6 x 7 8 6
Cm9 for guitar on frets 8, 6, x, 7, 8, 6 Cm9 for guitar on frets 8, 6, x, 7, 8, 6


Simplified notation: x 3 5 3 4 3
Cm9 for guitar on frets x, 3, 5, 3, 4, 3 Cm9 for guitar on frets x, 3, 5, 3, 4, 3


Simplified notation: 8 5 5 8 x 6
Cm9 for guitar on frets 8, 5, 5, 8, x, 6 Cm9 for guitar on frets 8, 5, 5, 8, x, 6




Cm9 Chord Structure

Notes: C Eb G Bb D
Interval structure: R m3 5 m7 9

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


Chords related to Cm9

Cm9\D# ; Cm9\Eb ;


Cm9 on other instruments

Cm9 piano
Cm9 Piano chord chart
Cm9 guitar
Cm9 Guitar chord chart
Cm9 ukulele
Cm9 mandolin
Cm9 banjo


Change tuning

Scales Related to Cm9

Scales that include all of the notes of Cm9.
D#/Eb major A#/Bb major D#/Eb ionian A#/Bb ionian G harmonic minor C natural minor G natural minor C dorian F dorian D phrygian G phrygian D#/Eb lydian G#/Ab lydian F mixolydian A#/Bb mixolydian C aeolian G aeolian D locrian A locrian F#/Gb altered bb7

Cm9 summary table

Guitar chord name Cm9 (C minor ninth)
Guitar sound
Notes and structureC Eb G Bb D (R m3 5 m7 9)
Alternate tunings
Related Chords Cm9\D# ; Cm9\Eb ;
Chord Categories minor seventh with added 9th. Most of the time the 5th is left out (3rd note)   9th chord  
Other Notations Cminor9   Cmin9   Cm7/9   Cm7(add9)   C-7/9   C-7(add9)   Cmin7/9   Cmin7(add9)  
Chord Construction R = C
C + minor interval = Eb (scale degree = minor 3rd)
Eb + major interval = G (scale degree = 5th)
G + minor interval = Bb (scale degree = minor 7th)
Bb + major interval = D (scale degree = 9th)
Cm9 on other instrumentsCm9 piano
Cm9 Piano chord chart
Cm9 guitar
Cm9 Guitar chord chart
Cm9 ukulele
Cm9 mandolin
Cm9 banjo

Alter notes of Cm9

 
D
A#
D#
C
 
X
X
X
X
X
X




References related to this chord

minor seventh with added 9th. Most of the time the 5th is left out (3rd note)   9th chord  

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