Ab Major Sixth Guitar Chord (Ab6) | Easy Ways to Play It

Ab 6 position 1 guitar chord diagram

The intervals of this chord are Root, Major Third, Perfect Fifth, and Major Sixth

This chord is also spelled in the following ways:

  • Ab Major Sixth
  • Ab6

This chord is made up of the notes Ab, C, Eb, and F

Notes of the Ab 6 chord:

AbCEbF

How the Major Sixth chord is built:

1
b2
2
b3
3
4
b5
5
#5
6
b7
7

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Ab6 Guitar Chord Voicings

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Position 1
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Ab 6 position 5 guitar chord diagram

Position 2
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Ab 6 position 6 guitar chord diagram

Position 3
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Ab 6 position 3 guitar chord diagram

Position 4
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Ab 6 position 4 guitar chord diagram

Position 5
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Ab 6 position 1 guitar chord diagram

Position 6
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Ab 6 position 7 guitar chord diagram

Position 7
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Ab 6 position 2 guitar chord diagram

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Use Fretboard Maps To Build Chords Along All The Fretboard

Complete Fretboard Map of Ab 6 chord tones

You can create any fingering you like on any part of the fretboard, just play some of the chord tones shown in the map below.

6
3
1
5
6
6
3
1
5
1
3
6
1
5
3
5
6
3
1
6
3
5
1
5

These maps show you the tones in a chord all along the fretboard. They are incredibly helpful because allow you to:

  • Create new voicings on the fly, across all the neck
  • Improvise targeting the right notes
  • Unlock the fretboard and expand the CAGED system.

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