How to construct and play the 7b9#11 chord

Alternative name

Use 7b5b9 instead of 7b9#11

Use 7b9b5 instead of 7b9#11

Quality

A 7b9#11 is a Major chord

Intervals

How to construct a 7b9#11 chord?

Use the following intervals in any order to construct this chord. Start on a specific note on which you want to construct this chord from (for instance the note "C") and calculate each interval on top of it. Afterwards, you will be able to play it on your instrument.

Perfect unison

Has 0 semitones and spans 1 naturals.

Major third

Has 4 semitones and spans 3 naturals.

Perfect fifth

Has 7 semitones and spans 5 naturals.

Minor seventh

Has 10 semitones and spans 7 naturals.

Minor ninth

Has 13 semitones and spans 9 naturals.

Augmented undecime

Has 18 semitones and spans 11 naturals.

Scales

Which scales can you play on the 7b9#11 chord?

Cheatsheet

Play the 7b9#11 chord in any key

You can play a C7b9#11 with the following notes.

C   E   G   Bb   Db   F#  

Sheet music of C 7b9#11 in three octaves.

The notes of the C7b9#11 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for C 7b9#11.

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You can play a C#7b9#11 with the following notes.

C#   E#   G#   B   D   F##  

Sheet music of C# 7b9#11 in three octaves.

The notes of the C#7b9#11 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for C# 7b9#11.

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You can play a Db7b9#11 with the following notes.

Db   F   Ab   Cb   Ebb   G  

Sheet music of Db 7b9#11 in three octaves.

The notes of the Db7b9#11 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for Db 7b9#11.

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You can play a D7b9#11 with the following notes.

D   F#   A   C   Eb   G#  

Sheet music of D 7b9#11 in three octaves.

The notes of the D7b9#11 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for D 7b9#11.

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You can play a D#7b9#11 with the following notes.

D#   F##   A#   C#   E   G##  

Sheet music of D# 7b9#11 in three octaves.

The notes of the D#7b9#11 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for D# 7b9#11.

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You can play a Eb7b9#11 with the following notes.

Eb   G   Bb   Db   Fb   A  

Sheet music of Eb 7b9#11 in three octaves.

The notes of the Eb7b9#11 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for Eb 7b9#11.

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You can play a E7b9#11 with the following notes.

E   G#   B   D   F   A#  

Sheet music of E 7b9#11 in three octaves.

The notes of the E7b9#11 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for E 7b9#11.

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You can play a F7b9#11 with the following notes.

F   A   C   Eb   Gb   B  

Sheet music of F 7b9#11 in three octaves.

The notes of the F7b9#11 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for F 7b9#11.

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You can play a F#7b9#11 with the following notes.

F#   A#   C#   E   G   B#  

Sheet music of F# 7b9#11 in three octaves.

The notes of the F#7b9#11 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for F# 7b9#11.

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You can play a Gb7b9#11 with the following notes.

Gb   Bb   Db   Fb   Abb   C  

Sheet music of Gb 7b9#11 in three octaves.

The notes of the Gb7b9#11 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for Gb 7b9#11.

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You can play a G7b9#11 with the following notes.

G   B   D   F   Ab   C#  

Sheet music of G 7b9#11 in three octaves.

The notes of the G7b9#11 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for G 7b9#11.

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You can play a G#7b9#11 with the following notes.

G#   B#   D#   F#   A   C##  

Sheet music of G# 7b9#11 in three octaves.

The notes of the G#7b9#11 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for G# 7b9#11.

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You can play a Ab7b9#11 with the following notes.

Ab   C   Eb   Gb   Bbb   D  

Sheet music of Ab 7b9#11 in three octaves.

The notes of the Ab7b9#11 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for Ab 7b9#11.

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You can play a A7b9#11 with the following notes.

A   C#   E   G   Bb   D#  

Sheet music of A 7b9#11 in three octaves.

The notes of the A7b9#11 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for A 7b9#11.

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You can play a A#7b9#11 with the following notes.

A#   C##   E#   G#   B   D##  

Sheet music of A# 7b9#11 in three octaves.

The notes of the A#7b9#11 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for A# 7b9#11.

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You can play a Bb7b9#11 with the following notes.

Bb   D   F   Ab   Cb   E  

Sheet music of Bb 7b9#11 in three octaves.

The notes of the Bb7b9#11 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for Bb 7b9#11.

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You can play a B7b9#11 with the following notes.

B   D#   F#   A   C   E#  

Sheet music of B 7b9#11 in three octaves.

The notes of the B7b9#11 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for B 7b9#11.

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