G9 Guitar Chord
G ninth for guitar

G9 Guitar Chord and alternate tunings. 8 chord voicings, charts and sounds. Chord notes and structure: G B D F A (R 3 5 m7 9).


G9 Chord

Full name: G ninth
AKA: G7(add9)   G7/9  
Guitar sound:


G9 Guitar Chord Charts

Simplified notation: 3 x 0 2 0 1 Difficulty level: Intermediate
G9 for guitar on frets 3, x, 0, 2, 0, 1 G9 for guitar on frets 3, x, 0, 2, 0, 1

Simplified notation: 3 x 3 2 0 3 Difficulty level: Advanced
G9 for guitar on frets 3, x, 3, 2, 0, 3 G9 for guitar on frets 3, x, 3, 2, 0, 3

Simplified notation: 3 5 3 4 3 5 Difficulty level: Advanced
G9 for guitar on frets 3, 5, 3, 4, 3, 5 G9 for guitar on frets 3, 5, 3, 4, 3, 5

Simplified notation: x 10 9 10 10 10 Difficulty level: Advanced
G9 for guitar on frets x, 10, 9, 10, 10, 10 G9 for guitar on frets x, 10, 9, 10, 10, 10

Simplified notation: 3 0 0 0 0 1
G9 for guitar on frets 3, 0, 0, 0, 0, 1 G9 for guitar on frets 3, 0, 0, 0, 0, 1


Simplified notation: 3 2 3 2 x 3
G9 for guitar on frets 3, 2, 3, 2, x, 3 G9 for guitar on frets 3, 2, 3, 2, x, 3


Simplified notation: x 10 12 10 12 10
G9 for guitar on frets x, 10, 12, 10, 12, 10 G9 for guitar on frets x, 10, 12, 10, 12, 10


Simplified notation: x 10 9 7 10 7
G9 for guitar on frets x, 10, 9, 7, 10, 7 G9 for guitar on frets x, 10, 9, 7, 10, 7




G9 Chord Structure

Notes: G B D F A
Interval structure: R 3 5 m7 9

Chord construction:
R = G
G + major interval = B (scale degree = 3rd)
B + minor interval = D (scale degree = 5th)
D + minor interval = F (scale degree = minor 7th)
F + major interval = A (scale degree = 9th)


G9 on other instruments

G9 piano
G9 Piano chord chart
G9 guitar
G9 Guitar chord chart
G9 ukulele
G9 mandolin
G9 banjo


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Scales Related to G9

Scales that include all of the notes of G9.
C major C melodic minor D melodic minor C ionian A natural minor D dorian E phrygian F lydian G mixolydian A aeolian B locrian D#/Eb leading whole tone F overtone G overtone C#/Db altered B altered C#/Db enigmatic F#/Gb dorian b2 G#/Ab dorian b2 D#/Eb augmented lydian

G9 summary table

Guitar chord name G9 (G ninth)
Guitar sound
Notes and structureG B D F A (R 3 5 m7 9)
Alternate tunings
Chord Categories is 7 (dom7) with added 9th   9th chord  
Other Notations G7(add9)   G7/9  
Chord Construction R = G
G + major interval = B (scale degree = 3rd)
B + minor interval = D (scale degree = 5th)
D + minor interval = F (scale degree = minor 7th)
F + major interval = A (scale degree = 9th)
G9 on other instrumentsG9 piano
G9 Piano chord chart
G9 guitar
G9 Guitar chord chart
G9 ukulele
G9 mandolin
G9 banjo

Alter notes of G9

F
B
A
D
 
G
X
X
X
X
X
X




References related to this chord

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

Ninth Chords on Wikipedia

Major Seventh Chords on Wikipedia

 
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