B6 Piano Chord
B sixth for piano

B6 for Piano has the notes B Eb Gb Ab. Listen to it and learn about its interval structure: R 3 5 6.


B6 Chord

Full name: B sixth
AKA: Bmajor6   BMaj6   BM6  
Piano sound:

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B6 Piano Chord Charts

Piano chord chart
B6 Piano chord chart


B6 Inversions on piano


B6 Chord Structure

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

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)


B6 on other instruments

B6 piano
B6 Piano chord chart
B6 guitar
B6 Guitar chord chart
B6 ukulele
B6 mandolin
B6 banjo



Scales Related to B6

Scales that include all of the notes of B6.
E major F#/Gb major B major F#/Gb melodic minor E ionian F#/Gb ionian B ionian D#/Eb harmonic minor 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

B6 chord staff

Musical staff for the B6 chord

B6 summary table

Piano chord name B6 (B sixth)
Piano sound
Notes and structureB Eb Gb Ab (R 3 5 6)
Chord Categories normal major chord with added 6th   6th chord  
Other Notations Bmajor6   BMaj6   BM6  
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)
B6 on other instrumentsB6 piano
B6 Piano chord chart
B6 guitar
B6 Guitar chord chart
B6 ukulele
B6 mandolin
B6 banjo

Tweak notes of B6


C#
Db

D#
Eb

F#
Gb

G#
Ab

A#
Bb

C#
Db

D#
Eb

F#
Gb

G#
Ab

A#
Bb

C

D

E

F

G

A

B

C

D

E

F

G

A

B




References related to this chord

normal major chord with added 6th   6th chord  

Altered Seventh Chords on Wikipedia

Major Seventh Chords on Wikipedia