Dm6 Guitar Chord
D minor sixth for guitar

Dm6 Guitar Chord and alternate tunings. 7 chord voicings, charts and sounds. Chord notes and structure: D F A B (R m3 5 6).


Dm6 Chord

Full name: D minor sixth
AKA: Dminor6   Dmin6   D-6  
Guitar sound:

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Dm6 Guitar Chord Charts

Simplified notation: x x 0 2 0 1 Difficulty level: Rookie
Dm6 for guitar on frets x, x, 0, 2, 0, 1 Dm6 for guitar on frets x, x, 0, 2, 0, 1

Simplified notation: x 5 7 x 6 7 Difficulty level: Advanced
Dm6 for guitar on frets x, 5, 7, x, 6, 7 Dm6 for guitar on frets x, 5, 7, x, 6, 7

Simplified notation: x 5 3 4 3 5 Difficulty level: Professional
Dm6 for guitar on frets x, 5, 3, 4, 3, 5 Dm6 for guitar on frets x, 5, 3, 4, 3, 5

Simplified notation: 10 12 12 10 12 10
Dm6 for guitar on frets 10, 12, 12, 10, 12, 10 Dm6 for guitar on frets 10, 12, 12, 10, 12, 10


Simplified notation: 10 8 9 x 10 x
Dm6 for guitar on frets 10, 8, 9, x, 10, x Dm6 for guitar on frets 10, 8, 9, x, 10, x


Simplified notation: 10 8 7 7 x 7
Dm6 for guitar on frets 10, 8, 7, 7, x, 7 Dm6 for guitar on frets 10, 8, 7, 7, x, 7


Simplified notation: x 5 7 7 6 7
Dm6 for guitar on frets x, 5, 7, 7, 6, 7 Dm6 for guitar on frets x, 5, 7, 7, 6, 7




Dm6 Inversions on guitar


Dm6 Chord Structure

Notes: D F A B
Interval structure: R m3 5 6

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


Dm6 on other instruments

Dm6 piano
Dm6 Piano chord chart
Dm6 guitar
Dm6 Guitar chord chart
Dm6 ukulele
Dm6 mandolin
Dm6 banjo


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Scales Related to Dm6

Scales that include all of the notes of Dm6.
C major C melodic minor D melodic minor C ionian F#/Gb harmonic minor A harmonic minor A natural minor D dorian E phrygian F lydian G mixolydian A aeolian B locrian B 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)

Dm6 chord staff

Musical staff for the Dm6 chord

Dm6 summary table

Guitar chord name Dm6 (D minor sixth)
Guitar sound
Notes and structureD F A B (R m3 5 6)
Alternate tunings
Chord Categories normal minor chord with added 6th   6th chord  
Other Notations Dminor6   Dmin6   D-6  
Chord Construction R = D
D + minor interval = F (scale degree = minor 3rd)
F + major interval = A (scale degree = 5th)
R = D - minor interval = B (scale degree = 6th)
Dm6 on other instrumentsDm6 piano
Dm6 Piano chord chart
Dm6 guitar
Dm6 Guitar chord chart
Dm6 ukulele
Dm6 mandolin
Dm6 banjo

Tweak notes of Dm6

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References related to this chord

normal minor chord with added 6th   6th chord  

Altered Seventh Chords on Wikipedia

Minor Chords on Wikipedia