E7#9 Chord On The Guitar (E7 Sharp 9) – Diagrams, Finger Positions and Theory

The E7#9 chord (E7 sharp 9) contains the notes E, G#, B, D and Fx. It is produced by taking the 1 (root), 3, 5, b7 and #9 of the E Major scale. The #9 (Fx) note is the same note as the b3 (G) of the Major scale, creating a great sense of tension in the chord. Here’s how to play it.

10 Ways To Play The E7#9 Chord

If you’ve come to this page just to view some chord diagrams for E7#9, here they are.

E7 Sharp 9 Chord 10 Shapes