Aadd Chord on Piano & Guitar: Aadd9 & Aadd2 Chords

    Here's a piano keyboard reference for the Aadd9 chord and the Aadd2 chord.

    The notes of the Aadd9 chord are A C♯ E B and the notes of the Aadd2 chord are A B C♯ E.

    The intervals of the Aadd9 chord are the root (A), major third (C♯), perfect fifth (E) and major ninth (B).

    The intervals of the Aadd2 chord are the root (A), major second (B), major third (C♯) and perfect fifth (E).

    Add9 (added-ninth) and add2 (added-second) chords are major chords with an added major 9th or major 2nd. Added chords can often be compared to suspended chords. Sus chords have one of the notes moved up or down instead of an added note. See the Asus chord for more details.

    🎸 You can also jump to guitar chord diagrams for the Aadd9 and Aadd2 chords in common positions on the guitar fretboard. You'll find both open chords and/or barre chords.

    Aadd9 & Aadd2 Chords on Piano

    Aadd9 Chord

    notes: A C♯ E B

    • A
    • C
    • E
    • B

    Aadd2 Chord

    notes: A B C♯ E

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • E

    🎸 Guitar Diagrams for Aadd9 & Aadd2 Chords

    Below you'll find guitar chord diagrams for common chord positions of the Aadd9/Aadd2 chords, along with finger positions or note names.

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    orientation:
    1 Index finger
    2 Middle finger
    3 Ring finger
    4 Pinky

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    piano samples

    The piano samples used for this Aadd9 and Aadd2 chord reference are from “ Salamander Grand Piano V3 ” by Alexander Holm, licensed under CC BY 3.0.

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