Bm6 Banjo Chord

Bm6 for Banjo has the notes B D Gb Ab and can be played 3 different ways. Learn about its related chords and interval structure: R m3 5 6.


Bm6 Chord

Full name: B minor sixth
AKA: Bminor6   Bmin6   B-6  

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Bm6 Banjo Chord Charts

Bm6 banjo chord
Bm6 banjo chord
Bm6 banjo chord


Bm6 Inversions on banjo

Bm6\D banjo chord
Bm6\Gb banjo chord
Bm6\Ab banjo chord



Bm6 Chord Structure

Notes: B D Gb Ab
Interval structure: R m3 5 6

Chord construction:
R = B
B + minor interval = D (scale degree = minor 3rd)
D + major interval = Gb (scale degree = 5th)
R = B - minor interval = Ab (scale degree = 6th)


Bm6 on other instruments

Bm6 piano
Bm6 Piano chord chart
Bm6 guitar
Bm6 Guitar chord chart
Bm6 ukulele
Bm6 ukulele chord
Bm6 mandolin
Bm6 mandolin chord
Bm6 banjo
Bm6 banjo chord



Scales Related to Bm6

Scales that include all of the notes of Bm6.
A major A melodic minor B melodic minor A ionian D#/Eb harmonic minor F#/Gb harmonic minor F#/Gb natural minor B dorian C#/Db phrygian D lydian E mixolydian F#/Gb aeolian G#/Ab locrian G#/Ab blues D diminished (halftone - wholetone) F diminished (halftone - wholetone) G#/Ab diminished (halftone - wholetone) B diminished (halftone - wholetone) C diminished (wholetone - halftone) D#/Eb diminished (wholetone - halftone)

Bm6 chord staff

Musical staff for the Bm6 chord

Bm6 summary table

Banjo chord name Bm6 (B minor sixth)
Notes and structureB D Gb Ab (R m3 5 6)
Chord Categories normal minor chord with added 6th   6th chord  
Other Notations Bminor6   Bmin6   B-6  
Chord Construction R = B
B + minor interval = D (scale degree = minor 3rd)
D + major interval = Gb (scale degree = 5th)
R = B - minor interval = Ab (scale degree = 6th)
Bm6 on other instrumentsBm6 piano
Bm6 Piano chord chart
Bm6 guitar
Bm6 Guitar chord chart
Bm6 ukulele
Bm6 ukulele chord
Bm6 mandolin
Bm6 mandolin chord
Bm6 banjo
Bm6 banjo chord



References related to this chord

normal minor chord with added 6th   6th chord  

Altered Seventh Chords on Wikipedia

Minor Chords on Wikipedia