How to construct and play the M7b6 chord

Name

The M7b6 is also named major seventh flat sixth

Alternative name

Use ^7b6 instead of M7b6

Quality

A M7b6 is a Major chord

Intervals

How to construct a M7b6 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.

Major third

Has 4 semitones and spans 3 naturals.

Minor sixth

Has 8 semitones and spans 6 naturals.

Major seventh

Has 11 semitones and spans 7 naturals.

Scales

Cheatsheet

Play the M7b6 chord in any key

You can play a Cmajor seventh flat sixth with the following notes.

C   E   Ab   B  

Sheet music of C major seventh flat sixth in three octaves.

The notes of the CM7b6 chord written down in sheet music.

Possible guitar chord voicings for C major seventh flat sixth.

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CM7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
CM7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
CM7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for C major seventh flat sixth.

CM7b6 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a C#major seventh flat sixth with the following notes.

C#   E#   A   B#  

Sheet music of C# major seventh flat sixth in three octaves.

The notes of the C#M7b6 chord written down in sheet music.

Possible guitar chord voicings for C# major seventh flat sixth.

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C#M7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C#M7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
C#M7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for C# major seventh flat sixth.

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You can play a Dbmajor seventh flat sixth with the following notes.

Db   F   Bbb   C  

Sheet music of Db major seventh flat sixth in three octaves.

The notes of the DbM7b6 chord written down in sheet music.

Possible guitar chord voicings for Db major seventh flat sixth.

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DbM7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
DbM7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
DbM7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Db major seventh flat sixth.

DbM7b6 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Dmajor seventh flat sixth with the following notes.

D   F#   Bb   C#  

Sheet music of D major seventh flat sixth in three octaves.

The notes of the DM7b6 chord written down in sheet music.

Possible guitar chord voicings for D major seventh flat sixth.

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DM7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
DM7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
DM7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for D major seventh flat sixth.

DM7b6 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a D#major seventh flat sixth with the following notes.

D#   F##   B   C##  

Sheet music of D# major seventh flat sixth in three octaves.

The notes of the D#M7b6 chord written down in sheet music.

Possible guitar chord voicings for D# major seventh flat sixth.

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D#M7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D#M7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
D#M7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for D# major seventh flat sixth.

D#M7b6 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Ebmajor seventh flat sixth with the following notes.

Eb   G   Cb   D  

Sheet music of Eb major seventh flat sixth in three octaves.

The notes of the EbM7b6 chord written down in sheet music.

Possible guitar chord voicings for Eb major seventh flat sixth.

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EbM7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
EbM7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
EbM7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Eb major seventh flat sixth.

EbM7b6 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Emajor seventh flat sixth with the following notes.

E   G#   C   D#  

Sheet music of E major seventh flat sixth in three octaves.

The notes of the EM7b6 chord written down in sheet music.

Possible guitar chord voicings for E major seventh flat sixth.

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EM7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
EM7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
EM7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for E major seventh flat sixth.

EM7b6 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Fmajor seventh flat sixth with the following notes.

F   A   Db   E  

Sheet music of F major seventh flat sixth in three octaves.

The notes of the FM7b6 chord written down in sheet music.

Possible guitar chord voicings for F major seventh flat sixth.

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FM7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
FM7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
FM7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for F major seventh flat sixth.

FM7b6 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a F#major seventh flat sixth with the following notes.

F#   A#   D   E#  

Sheet music of F# major seventh flat sixth in three octaves.

The notes of the F#M7b6 chord written down in sheet music.

Possible guitar chord voicings for F# major seventh flat sixth.

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F#M7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F#M7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
F#M7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for F# major seventh flat sixth.

F#M7b6 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Gbmajor seventh flat sixth with the following notes.

Gb   Bb   Ebb   F  

Sheet music of Gb major seventh flat sixth in three octaves.

The notes of the GbM7b6 chord written down in sheet music.

Possible guitar chord voicings for Gb major seventh flat sixth.

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GbM7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
GbM7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
GbM7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Gb major seventh flat sixth.

GbM7b6 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Gmajor seventh flat sixth with the following notes.

G   B   Eb   F#  

Sheet music of G major seventh flat sixth in three octaves.

The notes of the GM7b6 chord written down in sheet music.

Possible guitar chord voicings for G major seventh flat sixth.

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GM7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
GM7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
GM7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for G major seventh flat sixth.

GM7b6 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a G#major seventh flat sixth with the following notes.

G#   B#   E   F##  

Sheet music of G# major seventh flat sixth in three octaves.

The notes of the G#M7b6 chord written down in sheet music.

Possible guitar chord voicings for G# major seventh flat sixth.

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G#M7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G#M7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
G#M7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for G# major seventh flat sixth.

G#M7b6 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Abmajor seventh flat sixth with the following notes.

Ab   C   Fb   G  

Sheet music of Ab major seventh flat sixth in three octaves.

The notes of the AbM7b6 chord written down in sheet music.

Possible guitar chord voicings for Ab major seventh flat sixth.

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AbM7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
AbM7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
AbM7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Ab major seventh flat sixth.

AbM7b6 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Amajor seventh flat sixth with the following notes.

A   C#   F   G#  

Sheet music of A major seventh flat sixth in three octaves.

The notes of the AM7b6 chord written down in sheet music.

Possible guitar chord voicings for A major seventh flat sixth.

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AM7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
AM7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
AM7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for A major seventh flat sixth.

AM7b6 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a A#major seventh flat sixth with the following notes.

A#   C##   F#   G##  

Sheet music of A# major seventh flat sixth in three octaves.

The notes of the A#M7b6 chord written down in sheet music.

Possible guitar chord voicings for A# major seventh flat sixth.

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A#M7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A#M7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
A#M7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for A# major seventh flat sixth.

A#M7b6 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Bbmajor seventh flat sixth with the following notes.

Bb   D   Gb   A  

Sheet music of Bb major seventh flat sixth in three octaves.

The notes of the BbM7b6 chord written down in sheet music.

Possible guitar chord voicings for Bb major seventh flat sixth.

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BbM7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
BbM7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
BbM7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for Bb major seventh flat sixth.

BbM7b6 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

You can play a Bmajor seventh flat sixth with the following notes.

B   D#   G   A#  

Sheet music of B major seventh flat sixth in three octaves.

The notes of the BM7b6 chord written down in sheet music.

Possible guitar chord voicings for B major seventh flat sixth.

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BM7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
BM7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app
BM7b6 guitar chord diagram - Learn music theory with Sonid.app

Piano chord voicing for B major seventh flat sixth.

BM7b6 piano chord voicing - Learn music theory with Sonid.app