How to construct and play the m6 chord

Name

The m6 is also named minor sixth

Alternative name

Use -6 instead of m6

Quality

A m6 is a Minor chord

Intervals

How to construct a m6 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

Has 0 semitones and spans 1 naturals.

Minor third

Has 3 semitones and spans 3 naturals.

Perfect fifth

Has 7 semitones and spans 5 naturals.

Major sixth

Has 9 semitones and spans 6 naturals.

Scales

Cheatsheet

Play the m6 chord in any key

You can play a Cminor sixth with the following notes.

C   Eb   G   A  

Sheet music of C minor sixth in three octaves.

The notes of the Cm6 chord written down in sheet music.
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Cm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Cm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Cm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Cm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Cm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for C minor sixth.

Cm6 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a C#minor sixth with the following notes.

C#   E   G#   A#  

Sheet music of C# minor sixth in three octaves.

The notes of the C#m6 chord written down in sheet music.
C#m6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C#m6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C#m6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C#m6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C#m6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C#m6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for C# minor sixth.

C#m6 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Dbminor sixth with the following notes.

Db   Fb   Ab   Bb  

Sheet music of Db minor sixth in three octaves.

The notes of the Dbm6 chord written down in sheet music.
Dbm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Dbm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Dbm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Dbm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Dbm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Dbm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Db minor sixth.

Dbm6 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Dminor sixth with the following notes.

D   F   A   B  

Sheet music of D minor sixth in three octaves.

The notes of the Dm6 chord written down in sheet music.
Dm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Dm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Dm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Dm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Dm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Dm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for D minor sixth.

Dm6 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a D#minor sixth with the following notes.

D#   F#   A#   B#  

Sheet music of D# minor sixth in three octaves.

The notes of the D#m6 chord written down in sheet music.
D#m6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D#m6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D#m6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D#m6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D#m6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D#m6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for D# minor sixth.

D#m6 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Ebminor sixth with the following notes.

Eb   Gb   Bb   C  

Sheet music of Eb minor sixth in three octaves.

The notes of the Ebm6 chord written down in sheet music.
Ebm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Ebm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Ebm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Ebm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Ebm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Ebm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Eb minor sixth.

Ebm6 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Eminor sixth with the following notes.

E   G   B   C#  

Sheet music of E minor sixth in three octaves.

The notes of the Em6 chord written down in sheet music.
Em6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Em6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Em6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Em6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Em6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Em6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for E minor sixth.

Em6 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Fminor sixth with the following notes.

F   Ab   C   D  

Sheet music of F minor sixth in three octaves.

The notes of the Fm6 chord written down in sheet music.
Fm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Fm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Fm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Fm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Fm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Fm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for F minor sixth.

Fm6 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a F#minor sixth with the following notes.

F#   A   C#   D#  

Sheet music of F# minor sixth in three octaves.

The notes of the F#m6 chord written down in sheet music.
F#m6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F#m6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F#m6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F#m6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F#m6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F#m6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for F# minor sixth.

F#m6 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Gbminor sixth with the following notes.

Gb   Bbb   Db   Eb  

Sheet music of Gb minor sixth in three octaves.

The notes of the Gbm6 chord written down in sheet music.
Gbm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gbm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gbm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gbm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gbm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gbm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Gb minor sixth.

Gbm6 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Gminor sixth with the following notes.

G   Bb   D   E  

Sheet music of G minor sixth in three octaves.

The notes of the Gm6 chord written down in sheet music.
Gm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Gm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for G minor sixth.

Gm6 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a G#minor sixth with the following notes.

G#   B   D#   E#  

Sheet music of G# minor sixth in three octaves.

The notes of the G#m6 chord written down in sheet music.
G#m6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G#m6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G#m6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G#m6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G#m6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G#m6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for G# minor sixth.

G#m6 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Abminor sixth with the following notes.

Ab   Cb   Eb   F  

Sheet music of Ab minor sixth in three octaves.

The notes of the Abm6 chord written down in sheet music.
Abm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Abm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Abm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Abm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Abm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Abm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Ab minor sixth.

Abm6 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Aminor sixth with the following notes.

A   C   E   F#  

Sheet music of A minor sixth in three octaves.

The notes of the Am6 chord written down in sheet music.
Am6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Am6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Am6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Am6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Am6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Am6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for A minor sixth.

Am6 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a A#minor sixth with the following notes.

A#   C#   E#   F##  

Sheet music of A# minor sixth in three octaves.

The notes of the A#m6 chord written down in sheet music.
A#m6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A#m6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A#m6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A#m6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A#m6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A#m6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for A# minor sixth.

A#m6 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Bbminor sixth with the following notes.

Bb   Db   F   G  

Sheet music of Bb minor sixth in three octaves.

The notes of the Bbm6 chord written down in sheet music.
Bbm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bbm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bbm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bbm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bbm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bbm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Bb minor sixth.

Bbm6 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Bminor sixth with the following notes.

B   D   F#   G#  

Sheet music of B minor sixth in three octaves.

The notes of the Bm6 chord written down in sheet music.
Bm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
Bm6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for B minor sixth.

Bm6 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app