E 13th chord

E13 chord for piano presented by keyboard diagrams.
Explanation: The E thirteenth is a seven-note chord. Due to practical circumstances, some notes (as a suggestion fifth, ninth, and eleventh) are omitted and the chord is played inverted. The chord is sometimes played with both hands. The chord is often abbreviated as E13.
Omissions: E13(no3): E - B - D - F# - A - C#; E13(no5): E - G# - D - F# - A - C#.
Theory: The E thirteenth chord is constructed by adding a third to an eleventh chord.


E13 chord diagram
Notes: E - G# - B - D - F# - A - C#

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E13 inversions and voicings

E13 chord diagram
One of many possible inversions (with the 5th and the 11th omitted)

E13 chord diagram
One of many possible two-hand voicings (the 13th is added to an E7th voicing)

E chord categories

E Em E7 Em7 Emaj7 EmM7 E6 Em6 E6/9 E5 E9 Em9 Emaj9 E11 Em11 E13 Em13 Emaj13 Eadd E7-5 E7+5 Esus Edim Edim7 Em7b5 Eaug Eaug7