B minor/major ninth piano chord - BmM9

The B minor/major ninth chord is a 5-note chord consisting of the notes B, D, F#, A# and C#.
You can see these notes highlighted in the interactive piano chart below.
The chord itself is often abbreviated as BmM9.

Interactive piano diagram for the B minor/major ninth chord

Piano keyboard displaying the B minor/major ninth chord with the notes CbBDF#GbA#BbC#Db

Reduced chords

Chords that are a subset of BmM9. These contain less notes but all of them are included in BmM9.

Scales with BmM9

Below you find all scales that include BmM9:

  • minor hexatonic
  • harmonic minor
  • melodic minor
  • lydian diminished
  • hungarian minor
  • minor bebop
  • minor six diminished
  • messiaen's mode #3
  • messiaen's mode #7
  • chromatic

B minor/major ninth piano chord chart image

In case you prefer a non-interactive variant of the chord chart, we've embedded a PNG image below that shows the notes for the the BmM9 chord. Feel free to save or share the image as needed.

Piano chord chart for the B minor/major ninth chord (BmM9). The notes B, D, F#, A# and C# are highlighted.