D#m7b9 Piano Chord

D#m7b9

D# Minor 7th Flat Nine

Root
D#
Min 3rd
F#
Min 7th
C#
b 9th
E
E
G
B
D
F
F
A
C
E
D#
F#
C#
E

The Notes in a D# Minor 7th Flat Nine Chord

The Min 3rd

Finding F# from D# step by step:

  • Start on: D#
  • Step 1: move up to E
  • Step 2: move up to E#
  • Step 3: Land on F#
Min 3rd
F#
Root
D#
1
2
  • E is a minor second above D#.
  • E# is a major 2nd above D#.
  • F# is a minor third above D#.

The Min 7th

Finding C# from D# step by step:

  • Start on: D#
  • Step 1: move down to CX
  • Step 2: Land on C#
Min 7th
C#
Root
D#
1
  • CX is a minor second below D#.
  • C# is a major 2nd below D#. The min 7th is down a major 2nd? Confusing, right? The note C# is down 2 half-steps from D#, but up 10 half-steps from D#:
Min 7th
C#
Root
D#
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9

The b 9th

Finding E from D# step by step:

  • Start on: D#
  • Step 1: Land on E
b 9th
E
Root
D#
  • E is a minor second above D#.