B6(add9) Mandolin Chord

B6(add9) for Mandolin has the notes B Eb Gb Ab Db and can be played 5 different ways. Learn about its related chords and interval structure: R 3 5 6 9.


B6(add9) Chord

Full name: B sixth ninth
Standard name: B6/9
AKA: B6(add9)   BMaj6(add9)   BM6(add9)  

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B6/9 Mandolin Chord Charts

(discarded 1 less important note to make it possible to form the chord)

B6/9 mandolin chord
B6/9 mandolin chord
B6/9 mandolin chord
B6/9 mandolin chord
B6/9 mandolin chord


B6/9 Inversions on mandolin

B6 mandolin chord
B6\Eb mandolin chord
B6\Gb mandolin chord
B6\Db mandolin chord



B6/9 Chord Structure

Notes: B Eb Gb Ab Db
Interval structure: R 3 5 6 9

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)
5th (Gb) + minor + major interval = 9th (Db)


B6/9 on other instruments

B6(add9) piano
B6(add9) Piano chord chart
B6(add9) guitar
B6(add9) Guitar chord chart
B6(add9) ukulele
B6%5C9 ukulele chord
B6(add9) mandolin
B6%5C9 mandolin chord
B6(add9) banjo
B6%5C9 banjo chord



Scales Related to B6/9

Scales that include all of the notes of B6/9.
E major F#/Gb major B major F#/Gb melodic minor E ionian F#/Gb ionian B ionian 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 C#/Db mixolydian

B6/9 chord staff

Musical staff for the B6/9 chord

B6/9 summary table

Mandolin chord name B6(add9) (B sixth ninth)
standard name: B6/9
Notes and structureB Eb Gb Ab Db (R 3 5 6 9)
Chord Categories normal major chord with added 6th and 9th   9th chord  
Other Notations B6(add9)   BMaj6(add9)   BM6(add9)  
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)
5th (Gb) + minor + major interval = 9th (Db)
B6(add9) on other instrumentsB6(add9) piano
B6(add9) Piano chord chart
B6(add9) guitar
B6(add9) Guitar chord chart
B6(add9) ukulele
B6%5C9 ukulele chord
B6(add9) mandolin
B6%5C9 mandolin chord
B6(add9) banjo
B6%5C9 banjo chord



References related to this chord

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

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