F#7b9 Piano Chord

F#7b9

F# 7 Flat Nine

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

The Notes in a F# 7 Flat Nine Chord

The 3rd

Finding A# from F# step by step:

  • Start on: F#
  • Step 1: move up to G
  • Step 2: move up to G#
  • Step 3: move up to A
  • Step 4: Land on A#
3rd
A#
Root
F#
1
2
3
  • G is a minor second above F#.
  • G# is a major 2nd above F#.
  • A is a minor third above F#.
  • A# is a major third above F#.

The Min 7th

Finding E from F# step by step:

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

The b 9th

Finding G from F# step by step:

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