A6/9 Guitar Chord
A sixth ninth for guitar

A6/9 Guitar Chord and alternate tunings. 6 chord voicings, charts and sounds. Chord notes and structure: A Db E Gb B (R 3 5 6 9).


A6/9 Chord

Full name: A sixth ninth
AKA: A6(add9)   AMaj6(add9)   AM6(add9)  
Guitar sound:

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A6/9 Guitar Chord Charts

Simplified notation: x 0 4 4 2 0 Difficulty level: Rookie
A6/9 for guitar on frets x, 0, 4, 4, 2, 0 A6/9 for guitar on frets x, 0, 4, 4, 2, 0

Simplified notation: 5 2 2 2 2 2 Difficulty level: Intermediate
A6/9 for guitar on frets 5, 2, 2, 2, 2, 2 A6/9 for guitar on frets 5, 2, 2, 2, 2, 2

Simplified notation: 5 7 x 6 7 7 Difficulty level: Advanced
A6/9 for guitar on frets 5, 7, x, 6, 7, 7 A6/9 for guitar on frets 5, 7, x, 6, 7, 7

Simplified notation: 5 4 4 4 5 5
A6/9 for guitar on frets 5, 4, 4, 4, 5, 5 A6/9 for guitar on frets 5, 4, 4, 4, 5, 5


Simplified notation: x 12 11 11 12 12
A6/9 for guitar on frets x, 12, 11, 11, 12, 12 A6/9 for guitar on frets x, 12, 11, 11, 12, 12


Simplified notation: 5 7 x 6 7 5
A6/9 for guitar on frets 5, 7, x, 6, 7, 5 A6/9 for guitar on frets 5, 7, x, 6, 7, 5




A6/9 Inversions on guitar


A6/9 Chord Structure

Notes: A Db E Gb B
Interval structure: R 3 5 6 9

Chord construction:
R = A
A + major interval = Db (scale degree = 3rd)
Db + minor interval = E (scale degree = 5th)
R = A - minor interval = Gb (scale degree = 6th)
5th (E) + minor + major interval = 9th (B)


A6/9 on other instruments

A6/9 piano
A6/9 Piano chord chart
A6/9 guitar
A6/9 Guitar chord chart
A6/9 ukulele
A6/9 mandolin
A6/9 banjo


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Scales Related to A6/9

Scales that include all of the notes of A6/9.
D major E major A major E melodic minor D ionian E ionian A ionian C#/Db natural minor F#/Gb natural minor B natural minor E dorian F#/Gb dorian B dorian C#/Db phrygian F#/Gb phrygian G#/Ab phrygian D lydian G lydian A lydian E mixolydian

A6/9 chord staff

Musical staff for the A6/9 chord

A6/9 summary table

Guitar chord name A6/9 (A sixth ninth)
Guitar sound
Notes and structureA Db E Gb B (R 3 5 6 9)
Alternate tunings
Chord Categories normal major chord with added 6th and 9th   9th chord  
Other Notations A6(add9)   AMaj6(add9)   AM6(add9)  
Chord Construction R = A
A + major interval = Db (scale degree = 3rd)
Db + minor interval = E (scale degree = 5th)
R = A - minor interval = Gb (scale degree = 6th)
5th (E) + minor + major interval = 9th (B)
A6/9 on other instrumentsA6/9 piano
A6/9 Piano chord chart
A6/9 guitar
A6/9 Guitar chord chart
A6/9 ukulele
A6/9 mandolin
A6/9 banjo

Tweak notes of A6/9

E
C#
B
F#
A
 
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References related to this chord

normal major chord with added 6th and 9th   9th chord  

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