The Badd9 chord

Chord diagram for the Badd9 guitar chord.
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Step by Step

Let’s walk through how to play that Badd9 chord, one finger at a time, on your guitar.

  1. Put your first finger on the seventh fret of the second string.
  2. Put your second finger on the eighth fret of the third string.
  3. Put your third finger on the ninth fret of the fourth string.
  4. Put your fourth finger on the ninth fret of the first string.
  5. Strum only the thinnest four strings.

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