E6/9 Mandolin Chord
E sixth ninth for mandolin

E6/9 for Mandolin has the notes E Ab B Db Gb and can be played 5 different ways. Learn about its related chords and interval structure: R 3 5 6 9.


E6/9 Chord

Full name: E sixth ninth
AKA: E6(add9)   EMaj6(add9)   EM6(add9)  

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E6/9 Mandolin Chord Charts

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

E6/9 mandolin chord
E6/9 mandolin chord
E6/9 mandolin chord
E6/9 mandolin chord
E6/9 mandolin chord


E6/9 Inversions on mandolin


E6/9 Chord Structure

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

Chord construction:
R = E
E + major interval = Ab (scale degree = 3rd)
Ab + minor interval = B (scale degree = 5th)
R = E - minor interval = Db (scale degree = 6th)
5th (B) + minor + major interval = 9th (Gb)


E6/9 on other instruments

E6/9 piano
E6/9 Piano chord chart
E6/9 guitar
E6/9 Guitar chord chart
E6/9 ukulele
E6/9 mandolin
E6/9 banjo



Scales Related to E6/9

Scales that include all of the notes of E6/9.
E major A major B major B melodic minor E ionian A ionian B ionian C#/Db natural minor F#/Gb natural minor G#/Ab natural minor C#/Db dorian F#/Gb dorian B dorian C#/Db phrygian D#/Eb phrygian G#/Ab phrygian D lydian E lydian A lydian E mixolydian

E6/9 chord staff

Musical staff for the E6/9 chord

E6/9 summary table

Mandolin chord name E6/9 (E sixth ninth)
Notes and structureE Ab B Db Gb (R 3 5 6 9)
Chord Categories normal major chord with added 6th and 9th   9th chord  
Other Notations E6(add9)   EMaj6(add9)   EM6(add9)  
Chord Construction R = E
E + major interval = Ab (scale degree = 3rd)
Ab + minor interval = B (scale degree = 5th)
R = E - minor interval = Db (scale degree = 6th)
5th (B) + minor + major interval = 9th (Gb)
E6/9 on other instrumentsE6/9 piano
E6/9 Piano chord chart
E6/9 guitar
E6/9 Guitar chord chart
E6/9 ukulele
E6/9 mandolin
E6/9 banjo



References related to this chord

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

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