B 6th chord

B6 chord for piano with keyboard diagram.
Explanation: The B major sixth is a four-note chord. You can see the four notes marked in red color. The chord is abbreviated B6.
Theory: The B6 chord is constructed with a root, a major third, a perfect fifth and a major sixth.
Fingerings: Little finger, middle finger, index finger, thumb (left hand); thumb, index finger, middle finger, ring finger (right hand).


B6 chord diagram with marked notes B - D# - F# - G#
Notes: B - D# - F# - G#
Left hand: 5-3-2-1
Right hand: 1-2-3-4

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B6 - inversions

Explanation: The images below show the three inversions of the B sixth chord. B6/D# is a B sixth with D sharp as the bass note, B6/F# is a B sixth with F sharp as the bass note and B6/G# is a B sixth with G sharp as the bass note. B6/G# is identical with G#m7.


B6/D# chord diagram
1st inversion


B6/F# chord diagram
2nd inversion


B6/G# chord diagram
3rd inversion

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