E 6th chord
E6 chord for piano with keyboard diagram.
Explanation: The E major sixth is a four-note chord. You can see the four notes marked in red color. The chord is abbreviated E6.
Theory: The E6 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: E - G# - B - C#
E6 - inversions
Explanation: The images below show the three inversions of the E sixth chord. E6/G# is an E sixth with G sharp as the bass note, E6/B is an E sixth with B as the bass note and E6/C# is an E sixth with C sharp as the bass note. E6/C# is identical with C#m7.