G6 Mandolin Chord

G6 for Mandolin has the notes G B D E and can be played 6 different ways. Learn about its related chords and interval structure: R 3 5 6.


G6 Chord

Full name: G sixth
AKA: Gmajor6   GMaj6   GM6  

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ChartsInversionsStructureChord on other instrumentsRelated scalesChord staffSummary tableReferences


G6 Mandolin Chord Charts

G6 mandolin chord
G6 mandolin chord
G6 mandolin chord
G6 mandolin chord
G6 mandolin chord
G6 mandolin chord


G6 Inversions on mandolin

G6\B mandolin chord
G6\D mandolin chord
G6\E mandolin chord



G6 Chord Structure

Notes: G B D E
Interval structure: R 3 5 6

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


G6 on other instruments

G6 piano
G6 Piano chord chart
G6 guitar
G6 Guitar chord chart
G6 ukulele
G6 ukulele chord
G6 mandolin
G6 mandolin chord
G6 banjo
G6 banjo chord



Scales Related to G6

Scales that include all of the notes of G6.
C major D major G major D melodic minor C ionian D ionian G ionian B harmonic minor E natural minor A natural minor B natural minor D dorian E dorian A dorian E phrygian F#/Gb phrygian B phrygian C lydian F lydian G lydian

G6 chord staff

Musical staff for the G6 chord

G6 summary table

Mandolin chord name G6 (G sixth)
Notes and structureG B D E (R 3 5 6)
Chord Categories normal major chord with added 6th   6th chord  
Other Notations Gmajor6   GMaj6   GM6  
Chord Construction R = G
G + major interval = B (scale degree = 3rd)
B + minor interval = D (scale degree = 5th)
R = G - minor interval = E (scale degree = 6th)
G6 on other instrumentsG6 piano
G6 Piano chord chart
G6 guitar
G6 Guitar chord chart
G6 ukulele
G6 ukulele chord
G6 mandolin
G6 mandolin chord
G6 banjo
G6 banjo chord



References related to this chord

normal major chord with added 6th   6th chord  

Altered Seventh Chords on Wikipedia

Major Seventh Chords on Wikipedia