Amaj9 Mandolin Chord
A major ninth for mandolin

Amaj9 for Mandolin has the notes A Db E Ab B and can be played 3 different ways. Learn about its related chords and interval structure: R 3 5 7 9.

Mandolin chord name
Amaj9 (A major ninth)
Notes and structure
A Db E Ab B (R 3 5 7 9)
Chord Categories
is maj7 with added 9th   9th chord ;
Alternative Names
AM9   AMaj7(add9)   AM7(add9)   Amajor7(add9)   AM7/9   AMaj7/9  
Chord Construction
R = A
A + major interval = Db (scale degree = 3rd)
Db + minor interval = E (scale degree = 5th)
E + major interval = Ab (scale degree = 7th)
Ab + minor interval = B (scale degree = 9th)

Mandolin chord charts

(discarded 1 less important note to make it possible to form the chord)

Amaj9 mandolin chord
Amaj9 mandolin chord
Amaj9 mandolin chord

Scales Related to this chord

E major A major E ionian A ionian C#/Db natural minor F#/Gb natural minor F#/Gb dorian B dorian C#/Db phrygian G#/Ab phrygian D lydian A lydian E mixolydian B mixolydian C#/Db aeolian F#/Gb aeolian D#/Eb locrian G#/Ab locrian G#/Ab dorian b2 D diminished lydian

References related to this chord

Ninth Chords on Wikipedia
Major Seventh Chords on Wikipedia
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