How to construct and play the maj9#5 chord

Alternative name

Use Maj9#5 instead of maj9#5

Quality

A maj9#5 is a Augmented chord

Intervals

How to construct a maj9#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.

Major third

Has 4 semitones and spans 3 naturals.

Augmented fifth

Has 8 semitones and spans 5 naturals.

Major seventh

Has 11 semitones and spans 7 naturals.

Ninth

Has 14 semitones and spans 9 naturals.

Scales

Cheatsheet

Play the maj9#5 chord in any key

You can play a Cmaj9#5 with the following notes.

C   E   G#   B   D  

Sheet music of C maj9#5 in three octaves.

The notes of the Cmaj9#5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for C maj9#5.

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You can play a C#maj9#5 with the following notes.

C#   E#   G##   B#   D#  

Sheet music of C# maj9#5 in three octaves.

The notes of the C#maj9#5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for C# maj9#5.

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You can play a Dbmaj9#5 with the following notes.

Db   F   A   C   Eb  

Sheet music of Db maj9#5 in three octaves.

The notes of the Dbmaj9#5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for Db maj9#5.

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You can play a Dmaj9#5 with the following notes.

D   F#   A#   C#   E  

Sheet music of D maj9#5 in three octaves.

The notes of the Dmaj9#5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for D maj9#5.

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You can play a D#maj9#5 with the following notes.

D#   F##   A##   C##   E#  

Sheet music of D# maj9#5 in three octaves.

The notes of the D#maj9#5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for D# maj9#5.

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You can play a Ebmaj9#5 with the following notes.

Eb   G   B   D   F  

Sheet music of Eb maj9#5 in three octaves.

The notes of the Ebmaj9#5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for Eb maj9#5.

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You can play a Emaj9#5 with the following notes.

E   G#   B#   D#   F#  

Sheet music of E maj9#5 in three octaves.

The notes of the Emaj9#5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for E maj9#5.

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You can play a Fmaj9#5 with the following notes.

F   A   C#   E   G  

Sheet music of F maj9#5 in three octaves.

The notes of the Fmaj9#5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for F maj9#5.

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You can play a F#maj9#5 with the following notes.

F#   A#   C##   E#   G#  

Sheet music of F# maj9#5 in three octaves.

The notes of the F#maj9#5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for F# maj9#5.

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You can play a Gbmaj9#5 with the following notes.

Gb   Bb   D   F   Ab  

Sheet music of Gb maj9#5 in three octaves.

The notes of the Gbmaj9#5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for Gb maj9#5.

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You can play a Gmaj9#5 with the following notes.

G   B   D#   F#   A  

Sheet music of G maj9#5 in three octaves.

The notes of the Gmaj9#5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for G maj9#5.

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You can play a G#maj9#5 with the following notes.

G#   B#   D##   F##   A#  

Sheet music of G# maj9#5 in three octaves.

The notes of the G#maj9#5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for G# maj9#5.

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You can play a Abmaj9#5 with the following notes.

Ab   C   E   G   Bb  

Sheet music of Ab maj9#5 in three octaves.

The notes of the Abmaj9#5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for Ab maj9#5.

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You can play a Amaj9#5 with the following notes.

A   C#   E#   G#   B  

Sheet music of A maj9#5 in three octaves.

The notes of the Amaj9#5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for A maj9#5.

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You can play a A#maj9#5 with the following notes.

A#   C##   E##   G##   B#  

Sheet music of A# maj9#5 in three octaves.

The notes of the A#maj9#5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for A# maj9#5.

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You can play a Bbmaj9#5 with the following notes.

Bb   D   F#   A   C  

Sheet music of Bb maj9#5 in three octaves.

The notes of the Bbmaj9#5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for Bb maj9#5.

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You can play a Bmaj9#5 with the following notes.

B   D#   F##   A#   C#  

Sheet music of B maj9#5 in three octaves.

The notes of the Bmaj9#5 chord written down in sheet music.
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Piano chord voicing for B maj9#5.

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