B 6/9 chord

B6/9 chord for piano with keyboard diagram.
Explanation: The B sixth/ninth is a five-note chord. Due to practical circumstances, however, the fifth (F#) is often omitted and/or the chord is played inverted. The chord is abbreviated B6/9. It can also be written B6add9 or Bmaj6add9.
Theory: The B6/9 chord is constructed with a root, a major third, a perfect fifth, a major sixth and a major ninth. That gives the chord formula 1 - 3 - 5 - 6 - 9.


B6/9 chord diagram
Notes: B - D# - F# - G# - C#

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B chord categories

B Bm B7 Bm7 Bmaj7 BmM7 B6 Bm6 B6/9 B5 B9 Bm9 Bmaj9 B11 Bm11 Bmaj11 B13 Bm13 Bmaj13 Badd B7-5 B7+5 Bsus Bdim Bdim7 Bm7b5 Baug Baug7