B major 11th chord

Bmaj11 chord for piano with keyboard diagram.
Explanation: The B major eleventh is a six-note chord. For practical reasons the chord is normally played with omitted notes and/or inverted. It is often abbreviated as Bmaj11 or Bmaj9(#11). In the latter case, the chord is played with a raised eleventh to avoid dissonance with the 3rd.
Omissions: Bmaj11(no5): B - D# - A# - C# - E.
Theory: The B major eleventh chord is constructed by extending the major ninth chord with a major eleventh note.


Bmaj11 chord diagram
Notes: B - D# - F# - A# - C# - E

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B chord categories

B Bm B7 Bm7 Bmaj7 BmM7 B6 Bm6 B6/9 B5 B9 Bm9 Bmaj9 B11 Bm11 Bmaj11 B13 Bm13 Bmaj13 Badd B7-5 B7+5 Bsus Bdim Bdim7 Bm7b5 Baug Baug7