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Information about the 6/9 chord

Name

The 6/9 chord is also known as sixth/ninth

Quality

The 6/9's quality is Major

Aliases

  • 6/9
  • 69
  • M69

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Intervals

Which intervals are in the 6/9 chord?

Use the following intervals in any order to construct this chord. Start on a specific note on which you want to construct this chord from (for instance the note "C") and calculate each interval on top of it. Afterwards, you will be able to play it on your instrument.

Perfect unison
also known as P1
Major third
also known as M3
Perfect fifth
also known as P5
Major sixth
also known as M6
Ninth
also known as M9

Scales

Which scales can you play on the 6/9 chord?

Cheatsheet

Play the 6/9 chord in any key!