How to construct and play the m9#5 chord

Quality

A m9#5 is a Minor chord

Intervals

How to construct a m9#5 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.

Minor third

Has 3 semitones and spans 3 naturals.

Minor sixth

Has 8 semitones and spans 6 naturals.

Minor seventh

Has 10 semitones and spans 7 naturals.

Ninth

Has 14 semitones and spans 9 naturals.

Scales

Which scales can you play on the m9#5 chord?

Cheatsheet

Play the m9#5 chord in any key

You can play a Cm9#5 with the following notes.

C   Eb   Ab   Bb   D  

Sheet music of C m9#5 in three octaves.

The notes of the Cm9#5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for C m9#5.

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You can play a C#m9#5 with the following notes.

C#   E   A   B   D#  

Sheet music of C# m9#5 in three octaves.

The notes of the C#m9#5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for C# m9#5.

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You can play a Dbm9#5 with the following notes.

Db   Fb   Bbb   Cb   Eb  

Sheet music of Db m9#5 in three octaves.

The notes of the Dbm9#5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for Db m9#5.

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You can play a Dm9#5 with the following notes.

D   F   Bb   C   E  

Sheet music of D m9#5 in three octaves.

The notes of the Dm9#5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for D m9#5.

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You can play a D#m9#5 with the following notes.

D#   F#   B   C#   E#  

Sheet music of D# m9#5 in three octaves.

The notes of the D#m9#5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for D# m9#5.

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You can play a Ebm9#5 with the following notes.

Eb   Gb   Cb   Db   F  

Sheet music of Eb m9#5 in three octaves.

The notes of the Ebm9#5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for Eb m9#5.

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You can play a Em9#5 with the following notes.

E   G   C   D   F#  

Sheet music of E m9#5 in three octaves.

The notes of the Em9#5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for E m9#5.

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You can play a Fm9#5 with the following notes.

F   Ab   Db   Eb   G  

Sheet music of F m9#5 in three octaves.

The notes of the Fm9#5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for F m9#5.

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You can play a F#m9#5 with the following notes.

F#   A   D   E   G#  

Sheet music of F# m9#5 in three octaves.

The notes of the F#m9#5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for F# m9#5.

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You can play a Gbm9#5 with the following notes.

Gb   Bbb   Ebb   Fb   Ab  

Sheet music of Gb m9#5 in three octaves.

The notes of the Gbm9#5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for Gb m9#5.

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You can play a Gm9#5 with the following notes.

G   Bb   Eb   F   A  

Sheet music of G m9#5 in three octaves.

The notes of the Gm9#5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for G m9#5.

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You can play a G#m9#5 with the following notes.

G#   B   E   F#   A#  

Sheet music of G# m9#5 in three octaves.

The notes of the G#m9#5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for G# m9#5.

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You can play a Abm9#5 with the following notes.

Ab   Cb   Fb   Gb   Bb  

Sheet music of Ab m9#5 in three octaves.

The notes of the Abm9#5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for Ab m9#5.

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You can play a Am9#5 with the following notes.

A   C   F   G   B  

Sheet music of A m9#5 in three octaves.

The notes of the Am9#5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for A m9#5.

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You can play a A#m9#5 with the following notes.

A#   C#   F#   G#   B#  

Sheet music of A# m9#5 in three octaves.

The notes of the A#m9#5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for A# m9#5.

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You can play a Bbm9#5 with the following notes.

Bb   Db   Gb   Ab   C  

Sheet music of Bb m9#5 in three octaves.

The notes of the Bbm9#5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for Bb m9#5.

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You can play a Bm9#5 with the following notes.

B   D   G   A   C#  

Sheet music of B m9#5 in three octaves.

The notes of the Bm9#5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for B m9#5.

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