Gmaj9 Guitar Chord

Gmaj9 Guitar Chord and alternate tunings. 6 chord voicings, charts and sounds. Chord notes and structure: G B D Gb A (R 3 5 7 9).


Gmaj9 Chord

Full name: G major ninth
AKA: GM9   GMaj7(add9)   GM7(add9)   Gmajor7(add9)   GM7/9   GMaj7/9  
Guitar sound:

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Gmaj9 Guitar Chord Charts

Simplified notation: 3 x 0 2 0 2 Difficulty level: Intermediate
Gmaj9 for guitar on frets 3, x, 0, 2, 0, 2 Gmaj9 for guitar on frets 3, x, 0, 2, 0, 2

Simplified notation: x 10 7 7 7 7 Difficulty level: Advanced
Gmaj9 for guitar on frets x, 10, 7, 7, 7, 7 Gmaj9 for guitar on frets x, 10, 7, 7, 7, 7

Simplified notation: 3 0 0 0 0 2
Gmaj9 for guitar on frets 3, 0, 0, 0, 0, 2 Gmaj9 for guitar on frets 3, 0, 0, 0, 0, 2


Simplified notation: 3 2 4 2 3 2
Gmaj9 for guitar on frets 3, 2, 4, 2, 3, 2 Gmaj9 for guitar on frets 3, 2, 4, 2, 3, 2


Simplified notation: 3 5 4 4 x 3
Gmaj9 for guitar on frets 3, 5, 4, 4, x, 3 Gmaj9 for guitar on frets 3, 5, 4, 4, x, 3


Simplified notation: x 10 12 11 12 10
Gmaj9 for guitar on frets x, 10, 12, 11, 12, 10 Gmaj9 for guitar on frets x, 10, 12, 11, 12, 10




Gmaj9 Inversions on guitar

Gmaj9\B guitar chord
Gmaj9\D guitar chord
Gmaj9\Gb guitar chord
Gmaj9\A guitar chord

Gmaj9 chord charts for left handed guitar

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Gmaj9 Chord Structure

Notes: G B D Gb A
Interval structure: R 3 5 7 9

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


Gmaj9 on other instruments

Gmaj9 piano
Gmaj9 Piano chord chart
Gmaj9 guitar
Gmaj9 Guitar chord chart
Gmaj9 ukulele
Gmaj9 ukulele chord
Gmaj9 mandolin
Gmaj9 mandolin chord
Gmaj9 banjo
Gmaj9 banjo chord


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Scales Related to Gmaj9

Scales that include all of the notes of Gmaj9.
D major G major D ionian G ionian E natural minor B natural minor E dorian A dorian F#/Gb phrygian B phrygian C lydian G lydian D mixolydian A mixolydian E aeolian B aeolian C#/Db locrian F#/Gb locrian F#/Gb dorian b2 C diminished lydian

Gmaj9 chord staff

Musical staff for the Gmaj9 chord

Gmaj9 summary table

Guitar chord name Gmaj9 (G major ninth)
Guitar sound
Notes and structureG B D Gb A (R 3 5 7 9)
Alternate tunings
Chord Categories is maj7 with added 9th   9th chord  
Other Notations GM9   GMaj7(add9)   GM7(add9)   Gmajor7(add9)   GM7/9   GMaj7/9  
Chord Construction R = G
G + major interval = B (scale degree = 3rd)
B + minor interval = D (scale degree = 5th)
D + major interval = Gb (scale degree = 7th)
Gb + minor interval = A (scale degree = 9th)
Gmaj9 on other instrumentsGmaj9 piano
Gmaj9 Piano chord chart
Gmaj9 guitar
Gmaj9 Guitar chord chart
Gmaj9 ukulele
Gmaj9 ukulele chord
Gmaj9 mandolin
Gmaj9 mandolin chord
Gmaj9 banjo
Gmaj9 banjo chord

Tweak notes of Gmaj9

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References related to this chord

is maj7 with added 9th   9th chord  

Ninth Chords on Wikipedia

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