How To Play The D#maj9 Chord On Guitar

D#maj9 chord

D#maj9 Chord Guitar Instructions

To play the D#maj9 chord on your guitar, picture the D#maj9 chord chart shown as your fret board and neck (if you were to stand your guitar up vertically).

The horizontal lines represent the fret bars, the vertical lines show the strings and the dots show where to place your fingers.

Play the D#maj9 chord by placing your fingers exactly where the diagram shows and strumming the correct strings.

D#maj9 Guitar Chord Finger Positions

Here's where you need to position your fingers when you want to play the D#maj9 chord:

  1. Tune your guitar Tune your guitar to standard tuning (EADGBe)
  2. Index finger: 1st fret, 4th string. Place your index finger on the 1st fret of the 4th string.
  3. Middle finger: 1st fret, 1st string. Place your middle finger on the 1st fret of the 1st string.
  4. Pinky finger: 3rd fret, 2nd string. Place your pinky finger on the 3rd fret of the 2nd string.
  5. Play chord. Strum all strings, except the 6th and 5th strings.

guitar strings and finger positions diagram

Other Names For The D#maj9 Guitar Chord:

  • D#M9 Chord

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These Songs Use The D#maj9 Chord

Mastered playing the D#maj9 chord on your guitar? Challenge yourself by trying to play these songs to help you memorise it (they all use the D#maj9 chord)!

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