This chord has the root note on the guitar's A string as indicated by the box on the chord diagram.
Major 9 chords use these degrees of the major scale: 1, 3, 5, 7, 9
The B Major 9 guitar chord uses the notes: B, D#, F#, A#, C#
Our B Major 9 chord uses the notes in this order: D#, B, C#, F#, A#, D#
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