C Major Sixth Nine Added Guitar Chord (C6/9) | Easy Ways to Play It

C 6/9 position 1 guitar chord diagram

This chord is composed of the Root, Major Third, Perfect Fifth, Major Sixth, and Major Ninth

Name variations for this chord:

  • C Major Sixth Nine Added
  • C 6 Add 9
  • C6/9

The notes in this chord are C, E, G, A, and D

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Notes in the C 6/9 chord:

C E G A D

Tones of the Major Sixth Nine Added chord:

1
b2
2
b3
3
4
b5
5
#5
6
b7
7
8
b9
9
#9
11
#11
13

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C6/9 Guitar Chord Fingers Positions

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Position 1
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C 6/9 position 1 guitar chord diagram

Position 2
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C 6/9 position 2 guitar chord diagram

Position 3
Movable

C 6/9 position 3 guitar chord diagram

Position 4
Barre Movable

C 6/9 position 4 guitar chord diagram

How to construct the C 6/9 chord on guitar

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.

3
5
9
6
3
1
6
3
5
9
1
5
6
3
1
5
9
6
9
6
3
1
5
1
3
9
6
1
5
9
3
5
9
6
3

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