C6 Piano Chord

C6 for Piano has the notes C E G A. Listen to it and learn about its interval structure: R 3 5 6.


C6 Chord

Full name: C sixth
AKA: Cmajor6   CMaj6   CM6  
Piano sound:

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C6 Piano Chord Charts

Piano chord chart
C6 Piano chord chart


C6 Inversions on piano

C6\E piano chord
C6\G piano chord
C6\A piano chord



C6 Chord Structure

Notes: C E G A
Interval structure: R 3 5 6

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


C6\G ;


C6 on other instruments

C6 piano
C6 Piano chord chart
C6 guitar
C6 Guitar chord chart
C6 ukulele
C6 ukulele chord
C6 mandolin
C6 mandolin chord
C6 banjo
C6 banjo chord



Scales Related to C6

Scales that include all of the notes of C6.
C major F major G major G melodic minor C ionian F ionian G ionian E harmonic minor D natural minor E natural minor A natural minor D dorian G dorian A dorian E phrygian A phrygian B phrygian C lydian F lydian A#/Bb lydian

C6 chord staff

Musical staff for the C6 chord

C6 summary table

Piano chord name C6 (C sixth)
Piano sound
Notes and structureC E G A (R 3 5 6)
Related Chords C6\G ;
Chord Categories normal major chord with added 6th   6th chord  
Other Notations Cmajor6   CMaj6   CM6  
Chord Construction R = C
C + major interval = E (scale degree = 3rd)
E + minor interval = G (scale degree = 5th)
R = C - minor interval = A (scale degree = 6th)
C6 on other instrumentsC6 piano
C6 Piano chord chart
C6 guitar
C6 Guitar chord chart
C6 ukulele
C6 ukulele chord
C6 mandolin
C6 mandolin chord
C6 banjo
C6 banjo chord

Tweak notes of C6


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

 
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