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C 6/9 Description

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

Learn 4 positions for this chord

Position 1

Fingers Positions

  • Mute the low E string
  • Place your index finger (1) on the fret 2 of the D and G strings at the same time
  • Place your middle finger (2) on the fret 3 of the A string
  • Place your ring finger (3) on the fret 3 of the B string
  • Place your pinky finger (4) on the fret 3 of the high E string

Position Characteristics

  • This position requires barre
  • This position is movable

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Position 2

Fingers Positions

  • Place your index finger (1) on the fret 7 of the A, D and G strings at the same time
  • Place your middle finger (2) on the fret 8 of the low E string
  • Place your ring finger (3) on the fret 8 of the B string
  • Place your pinky finger (4) on the fret 8 of the high E string

Position Characteristics

  • This position requires barre
  • This position is movable

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Position 3

Fingers Positions

  • Mute the low E string
  • Mute the A string
  • Place your index finger (1) on the fret 9 of the G string
  • Place your middle finger (2) on the fret 10 of the D string
  • Place your ring finger (3) on the fret 10 of the B string
  • Place your pinky finger (4) on the fret 10 of the high E string

Position Characteristics

  • This position is movable

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Position 4

Fingers Positions

  • Mute the low E string
  • Mute the high E string
  • Place your index finger (1) on the fret 2 of the D and G strings at the same time
  • Place your middle finger (2) on the fret 3 of the A string
  • Place your ring finger (3) on the fret 3 of the B string

Position Characteristics

  • This position requires barre
  • This position is movable

Audio file

Listen to the mp3 audio of this chord position

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