C 6th chord
C6 chord for piano with keyboard diagram.
Explanation: The C major sixth is a four-note chord. You can see the four notes marked in red color. The chord is abbreviated C6.
Theory: The C6 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).
Notes: C - E - G - A
C6 - inversions
Explanation: The images below show the three inversions of the C sixth chord. C6/E is a C sixth with E as the bass note, C6/G is a C sixth with G as the bass note and C6/A is a C sixth with A as the bass note. C6/A is identical with Am7.