Minor 13 (m13) Guitar Chord Diagrams and Voicing Charts
What are minor thirteenth chords?
Minor thirteenth chords can be used to replace or enrich any minor chord. They are made of seven tones, namely :
- root (1)
- minor third (b3)
- fifth (5)
- minor seventh (b7)
- ninth (9)
- eleventh (11)
- thirteenth (13)
You can think of a minor 13 chord as :
- a minor 7 chord with an added ninth (9), eleventh (11) and thirteenth (13).
- a minor 9 chord with an added eleventh (11) and thirteenth (13).
- a minor 11 chord with an added thirteenth (13).
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Notation and Chord Symbols
Minor 13 chords can be written m13, min13 or -13
How to Play Minor 13 Chords on Guitar?
Because of the number of notes it is physically impossible to play all of them on the guitar. As shown in the guitar diagrams below, some of them are voluntarily excluded.
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Last edited: 06/18/2019