Emaj9 Guitar Chord
E major ninth for guitar

Emaj9 Guitar Chord and alternate tunings. 7 chord voicings, charts and sounds. Chord notes and structure: E Ab B Eb Gb (R 3 5 7 9).


Emaj9 Chord

Full name: E major ninth
AKA: EM9   EMaj7(add9)   EM7(add9)   Emajor7(add9)   EM7/9   EMaj7/9  
Guitar sound:


Emaj9 Guitar Chord Charts

Simplified notation: x 7 4 4 4 4 Difficulty level: Intermediate
Emaj9 for guitar on frets x, 7, 4, 4, 4, 4 Emaj9 for guitar on frets x, 7, 4, 4, 4, 4

Simplified notation: 0 2 4 4 4 4 Difficulty level: Advanced
Emaj9 for guitar on frets 0, 2, 4, 4, 4, 4 Emaj9 for guitar on frets 0, 2, 4, 4, 4, 4

Simplified notation: 0 2 1 1 0 2
Emaj9 for guitar on frets 0, 2, 1, 1, 0, 2 Emaj9 for guitar on frets 0, 2, 1, 1, 0, 2


Simplified notation: 12 11 13 11 12 11
Emaj9 for guitar on frets 12, 11, 13, 11, 12, 11 Emaj9 for guitar on frets 12, 11, 13, 11, 12, 11


Simplified notation: 12 9 9 9 9 11
Emaj9 for guitar on frets 12, 9, 9, 9, 9, 11 Emaj9 for guitar on frets 12, 9, 9, 9, 9, 11


Simplified notation: x 7 9 8 9 7
Emaj9 for guitar on frets x, 7, 9, 8, 9, 7 Emaj9 for guitar on frets x, 7, 9, 8, 9, 7


Simplified notation: 12 14 13 13 x 12
Emaj9 for guitar on frets 12, 14, 13, 13, x, 12 Emaj9 for guitar on frets 12, 14, 13, 13, x, 12




Emaj9 Chord Structure

Notes: E Ab B Eb Gb
Interval structure: R 3 5 7 9

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


Emaj9 on other instruments

Emaj9 piano
Emaj9 Piano chord chart
Emaj9 guitar
Emaj9 Guitar chord chart
Emaj9 ukulele
Emaj9 mandolin
Emaj9 banjo


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Scales Related to Emaj9

Scales that include all of the notes of Emaj9.
E major B major E ionian B ionian C#/Db natural minor G#/Ab natural minor C#/Db dorian F#/Gb dorian D#/Eb phrygian G#/Ab phrygian E lydian A lydian F#/Gb mixolydian B mixolydian C#/Db aeolian G#/Ab aeolian D#/Eb locrian A#/Bb locrian D#/Eb dorian b2 A diminished lydian

Emaj9 summary table

Guitar chord name Emaj9 (E major ninth)
Guitar sound
Notes and structureE Ab B Eb Gb (R 3 5 7 9)
Alternate tunings
Chord Categories is maj7 with added 9th   9th chord  
Other Notations EM9   EMaj7(add9)   EM7(add9)   Emajor7(add9)   EM7/9   EMaj7/9  
Chord Construction R = E
E + major interval = Ab (scale degree = 3rd)
Ab + minor interval = B (scale degree = 5th)
B + major interval = Eb (scale degree = 7th)
Eb + minor interval = Gb (scale degree = 9th)
Emaj9 on other instrumentsEmaj9 piano
Emaj9 Piano chord chart
Emaj9 guitar
Emaj9 Guitar chord chart
Emaj9 ukulele
Emaj9 mandolin
Emaj9 banjo

Alter notes of Emaj9

G#
D#
B
F#
E
 
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References related to this chord

is maj7 with added 9th   9th chord  

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