Bb6 Guitar Chord
B flat sixth for guitar

Bb6 Guitar Chord and alternate tunings. 7 chord voicings, charts and sounds. Chord notes and structure: Bb D F G (R 3 5 6).


Bb6 Chord

Full name: B flat sixth
AKA: Bbmajor6   BbMaj6   BbM6  
Guitar sound:


Bb6 Guitar Chord Charts

Simplified notation: x 1 3 3 3 3 Difficulty level: Intermediate
Bb6 for guitar on frets x, 1, 3, 3, 3, 3 Bb6 for guitar on frets x, 1, 3, 3, 3, 3

Simplified notation: 6 5 3 3 3 3 Difficulty level: Advanced
Bb6 for guitar on frets 6, 5, 3, 3, 3, 3 Bb6 for guitar on frets 6, 5, 3, 3, 3, 3

Simplified notation: 6 x 5 7 6 x Difficulty level: Professional
Bb6 for guitar on frets 6, x, 5, 7, 6, x Bb6 for guitar on frets 6, x, 5, 7, 6, x

Simplified notation: 6 8 x 7 8 6 Difficulty level: Professional
Bb6 for guitar on frets 6, 8, x, 7, 8, 6 Bb6 for guitar on frets 6, 8, x, 7, 8, 6

Simplified notation: x 1 0 0 3 1
Bb6 for guitar on frets x, 1, 0, 0, 3, 1 Bb6 for guitar on frets x, 1, 0, 0, 3, 1


Simplified notation: 6 5 5 7 6 x
Bb6 for guitar on frets 6, 5, 5, 7, 6, x Bb6 for guitar on frets 6, 5, 5, 7, 6, x


Simplified notation: x 13 12 12 11 13
Bb6 for guitar on frets x, 13, 12, 12, 11, 13 Bb6 for guitar on frets x, 13, 12, 12, 11, 13




Bb6 Chord Structure

Notes: Bb D F G
Interval structure: R 3 5 6

Chord construction:
R = Bb
Bb + major interval = D (scale degree = 3rd)
D + minor interval = F (scale degree = 5th)
R = Bb - minor interval = G (scale degree = 6th)


Chords related to Bb6

A#6 ;


Bb6 on other instruments

Bb6 piano
Bb6 Piano chord chart
Bb6 guitar
Bb6 Guitar chord chart
Bb6 ukulele
Bb6 mandolin
Bb6 banjo


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Scales Related to Bb6

Scales that include all of the notes of Bb6.
D#/Eb major F major A#/Bb major F melodic minor D#/Eb ionian F ionian A#/Bb ionian D harmonic minor C natural minor D natural minor G natural minor C dorian F dorian G dorian D phrygian G phrygian A phrygian D#/Eb lydian G#/Ab lydian A#/Bb lydian

Bb6 summary table

Guitar chord name Bb6 (B flat sixth)
Guitar sound
Notes and structureBb D F G (R 3 5 6)
Alternate tunings
Related Chords A#6 ;
Chord Categories normal major chord with added 6th   6th chord  
Other Notations Bbmajor6   BbMaj6   BbM6  
Chord Construction R = Bb
Bb + major interval = D (scale degree = 3rd)
D + minor interval = F (scale degree = 5th)
R = Bb - minor interval = G (scale degree = 6th)
Bb6 on other instrumentsBb6 piano
Bb6 Piano chord chart
Bb6 guitar
Bb6 Guitar chord chart
Bb6 ukulele
Bb6 mandolin
Bb6 banjo

Alter notes of Bb6

G
D
A#
F
A#
 
X
X
X
X
X
X




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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