B9b5/A Mandolin Chord

B9b5/A for Mandolin has the notes B C# D# F A and can be played 5 different ways. Learn about its related chords and interval structure: R 2 3 b5 m7.


B9b5/A Chord

AKA: B7/9b5/A; B7b5/A add2; B7b5/A add9;

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ChartsInversionsStructureRelated chordsChord on other instrumentsRelated scalesChord staffSummary tableReferences


B9b5/A Mandolin Chord Charts

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

B9b5/A mandolin chord
B9b5/A mandolin chord
B9b5/A mandolin chord
B9b5/A mandolin chord
B9b5/A mandolin chord


B9b5/A Inversions on mandolin

B9b5 mandolin chord
B9b5\C# mandolin chord
B9b5\D# mandolin chord
B9b5\F mandolin chord



B9b5/A Chord Structure

Notes: B C# D# F A
Interval structure: R 2 3 b5 m7

Chord construction:
major chord: chord has major third (R + 3)
chord is (b5): major + has diminished 5th (R´+ b5)
chord is 7b5 (major with diminished 5th and dominant 7): b5 + m7
chord is 9b5: chord 7b5 with added 2nd (9th)



B9b5   C#9#5   Db9#5   B9b5/F   Db9#5/B   Db9#5/F   Db9#5/A   B9b5/C#   C#9#5/B   C#9#5/F   B9b5/Db  


B9b5/A on other instruments

B9b5/A piano
B9b5/A Piano chord chart
B9b5/A guitar
B9b5/A Guitar chord chart
B9b5/A ukulele
B9b5%5CA ukulele chord
B9b5/A mandolin
B9b5%5CA mandolin chord
B9b5/A banjo
B9b5%5CA banjo chord



Scales Related to B9b5/A

Scales that include all of the notes of B9b5/A.
F#/Gb melodic minor C#/Db whole tone D#/Eb whole tone F whole tone G whole tone A whole tone B whole tone C#/Db leading whole tone D#/Eb leading whole tone F leading whole tone G leading whole tone A leading whole tone B leading whole tone B overtone F altered F enigmatic C dorian b2 A augmented lydian B lydian b7 C#/Db mixolydian b6

B9b5/A chord staff

Musical staff for the B9b5/A chord

B9b5/A summary table

Mandolin chord name B9b5/A
Notes and structureB C# D# F A ( R 2 3 b5 m7)
Related Chords B9b5   C#9#5   Db9#5   B9b5/F   Db9#5/B   Db9#5/F   Db9#5/A   B9b5/C#   C#9#5/B   C#9#5/F   B9b5/Db  
Chord Categoriesmaj   dim   7   9  
Other NotationsB7/9b5/A; B7b5/A add2; B7b5/A add9;
Chord Constructionmajor chord: chord has major third (R + 3)
chord is (b5): major + has diminished 5th (R´+ b5)
chord is 7b5 (major with diminished 5th and dominant 7): b5 + m7
chord is 9b5: chord 7b5 with added 2nd (9th)
B9b5/A on other instrumentsB9b5/A piano
B9b5/A Piano chord chart
B9b5/A guitar
B9b5/A Guitar chord chart
B9b5/A ukulele
B9b5%5CA ukulele chord
B9b5/A mandolin
B9b5%5CA mandolin chord
B9b5/A banjo
B9b5%5CA banjo chord



References related to this chord

maj   dim   7   9  

Ninth Chords on Wikipedia

Major Seventh Chords on Wikipedia