The intervals composing the E6 chord are Root, Major Third, Perfect Fifth, and Major Sixth
The E Major Sixth chord is spelled in the following ways:
- E Major Sixth
The notes in the E6 chord are E, G#, B, and C#.
Sixth chords are your best friend when you want to create something casual and relaxed.
Notes in the E 6 chord:
How to create the Major Sixth chord:
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Pick some of the tones from the fretboard map below and play this chord in new ways.
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.
In the new ebook, Chords Domination, you'll find the fretboard tones maps for 44 different qualities of chords. Check it out: