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Information about the M7b9 chord

Quality

The M7b9's quality is Major

Aliases

  • M7b9

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Intervals

Which intervals are in the M7b9 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
also known as P1
Major third
also known as M3
Perfect fifth
also known as P5
Major seventh
also known as M7
Minor ninth
also known as m9

Scales

Which scales can you play on the M7b9 chord?

Cheatsheet

Play the M7b9 chord in any key!