Ab6(add9) Guitar Chord
A flat sixth ninth for guitar

Ab6(add9) Guitar Chord and alternate tunings. 7 chord voicings, charts and sounds. Chord notes and structure: Ab C Eb F Bb (R 3 5 6 9).


Ab6(add9) Chord

Full name: A flat sixth ninth
Standard name: Ab6/9
AKA: Ab6(add9)   AbMaj6(add9)   AbM6(add9)  
Guitar sound:


Ab6/9 Guitar Chord Charts

Simplified notation: x x 6 5 6 6 Difficulty level: Intermediate
Ab6/9 for guitar on frets x, x, 6, 5, 6, 6 Ab6/9 for guitar on frets x, x, 6, 5, 6, 6

Simplified notation: 4 3 3 3 4 x Difficulty level: Advanced
Ab6/9 for guitar on frets 4, 3, 3, 3, 4, x Ab6/9 for guitar on frets 4, 3, 3, 3, 4, x

Simplified notation: x 11 10 10 11 11 Difficulty level: Advanced
Ab6/9 for guitar on frets x, 11, 10, 10, 11, 11 Ab6/9 for guitar on frets x, 11, 10, 10, 11, 11

Simplified notation: 4 6 x 5 6 6 Difficulty level: Professional
Ab6/9 for guitar on frets 4, 6, x, 5, 6, 6 Ab6/9 for guitar on frets 4, 6, x, 5, 6, 6

Simplified notation: 4 3 3 3 4 4
Ab6/9 for guitar on frets 4, 3, 3, 3, 4, 4 Ab6/9 for guitar on frets 4, 3, 3, 3, 4, 4


Simplified notation: 4 1 1 1 1 1
Ab6/9 for guitar on frets 4, 1, 1, 1, 1, 1 Ab6/9 for guitar on frets 4, 1, 1, 1, 1, 1


Simplified notation: 4 6 x 5 6 4
Ab6/9 for guitar on frets 4, 6, x, 5, 6, 4 Ab6/9 for guitar on frets 4, 6, x, 5, 6, 4




Ab6/9 Chord Structure

Notes: Ab C Eb F Bb
Interval structure: R 3 5 6 9

Chord construction:
R = Ab
Ab + major interval = C (scale degree = 3rd)
C + minor interval = Eb (scale degree = 5th)
R = Ab - minor interval = F (scale degree = 6th)
5th (Eb) + minor + major interval = 9th (Bb)


Chords related to Ab6/9

G#6/9 ;


Ab6/9 on other instruments

Ab6(add9) piano
Ab6(add9) Piano chord chart
Ab6(add9) guitar
Ab6(add9) Guitar chord chart
Ab6(add9) ukulele
Ab6(add9) mandolin
Ab6(add9) banjo


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Ab6/9 summary table

Guitar chord name Ab6(add9) (A flat sixth ninth)
standard name: Ab6/9
Guitar sound
Notes and structureAb C Eb F Bb (R 3 5 6 9)
Alternate tunings
Related Chords G#6/9 ;
Chord Categories normal major chord with added 6th and 9th   9th chord  
Other Notations Ab6(add9)   AbMaj6(add9)   AbM6(add9)  
Chord Construction R = Ab
Ab + major interval = C (scale degree = 3rd)
C + minor interval = Eb (scale degree = 5th)
R = Ab - minor interval = F (scale degree = 6th)
5th (Eb) + minor + major interval = 9th (Bb)
Ab6(add9) on other instrumentsAb6(add9) piano
Ab6(add9) Piano chord chart
Ab6(add9) guitar
Ab6(add9) Guitar chord chart
Ab6(add9) ukulele
Ab6(add9) mandolin
Ab6(add9) banjo

Alter notes of Ab6/9

A#
F
C
G#
 
 
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References related to this chord

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

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