B6 Guitar Chord

B6 Guitar Chord and alternate tunings. 7 chord voicings, charts and sounds. Chord notes and structure: B Eb Gb Ab (R 3 5 6).


B6 Chord

Full name: B sixth
AKA: Bmajor6   BMaj6   BM6  
Guitar sound:

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B6 Guitar Chord Charts

Simplified notation: x 2 4 4 4 4 Difficulty level: Advanced
B6 for guitar on frets x, 2, 4, 4, 4, 4 B6 for guitar on frets x, 2, 4, 4, 4, 4

Simplified notation: 7 x 6 8 7 x Difficulty level: Advanced
B6 for guitar on frets 7, x, 6, 8, 7, x B6 for guitar on frets 7, x, 6, 8, 7, x

Simplified notation: 7 9 x 8 9 7 Difficulty level: Professional
B6 for guitar on frets 7, 9, x, 8, 9, 7 B6 for guitar on frets 7, 9, x, 8, 9, 7

Simplified notation: x 2 1 1 0 2
B6 for guitar on frets x, 2, 1, 1, 0, 2 B6 for guitar on frets x, 2, 1, 1, 0, 2


Simplified notation: 7 6 6 x 7 7
B6 for guitar on frets 7, 6, 6, x, 7, 7 B6 for guitar on frets 7, 6, 6, x, 7, 7


Simplified notation: 7 6 4 4 4 4
B6 for guitar on frets 7, 6, 4, 4, 4, 4 B6 for guitar on frets 7, 6, 4, 4, 4, 4


Simplified notation: x 14 13 13 12 14
B6 for guitar on frets x, 14, 13, 13, 12, 14 B6 for guitar on frets x, 14, 13, 13, 12, 14




B6 Inversions on guitar

B6\Eb guitar chord
B6\Gb guitar chord
B6\Ab guitar chord

B6 chord charts for left handed guitar

B6 guitar chord left handedB6 guitar chord left handedB6 guitar chord left handedB6 guitar chord left handedB6 guitar chord left handedB6 guitar chord left handedB6 guitar chord left handed


B6 Chord Structure

Notes: B Eb Gb Ab
Interval structure: R 3 5 6

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


B6 on other instruments

B6 piano
B6 Piano chord chart
B6 guitar
B6 Guitar chord chart
B6 ukulele
B6 ukulele chord
B6 mandolin
B6 mandolin chord
B6 banjo
B6 banjo chord


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Scales Related to B6

Scales that include all of the notes of B6.
E major F#/Gb major B major F#/Gb melodic minor E ionian F#/Gb ionian B ionian D#/Eb harmonic minor C#/Db natural minor D#/Eb natural minor G#/Ab natural minor C#/Db dorian F#/Gb dorian G#/Ab dorian D#/Eb phrygian G#/Ab phrygian A#/Bb phrygian E lydian A lydian B lydian

B6 chord staff

Musical staff for the B6 chord

B6 summary table

Guitar chord name B6 (B sixth)
Guitar sound
Notes and structureB Eb Gb Ab (R 3 5 6)
Alternate tunings
Chord Categories normal major chord with added 6th   6th chord  
Other Notations Bmajor6   BMaj6   BM6  
Chord Construction R = B
B + major interval = Eb (scale degree = 3rd)
Eb + minor interval = Gb (scale degree = 5th)
R = B - minor interval = Ab (scale degree = 6th)
B6 on other instrumentsB6 piano
B6 Piano chord chart
B6 guitar
B6 Guitar chord chart
B6 ukulele
B6 ukulele chord
B6 mandolin
B6 mandolin chord
B6 banjo
B6 banjo chord

Tweak notes of B6

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D#
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F#
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References related to this chord

normal major chord with added 6th   6th chord  

Altered Seventh Chords on Wikipedia

Major Seventh Chords on Wikipedia

 
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