G6 Guitar Chord | How to play the G Sixth Chord


Chord Description

G 6 position 1 guitar chord diagram

The intervals that compose the G Major Sixth chord are Root, Major Third, Perfect Fifth, and Major Sixth

The G6 chord is known as:

  • G Major Sixth
  • G6

This chord is composed of the notes G, B, D, and E.
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G 6 chord Notes:

GBDE

How to create the Major Sixth chord:

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

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G Major Sixth Guitar Chord Fingers Positions

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Position 1
Open

G 6 position 10 guitar chord diagram

Position 2
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G 6 position 18 guitar chord diagram

Position 3
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G 6 position 4 guitar chord diagram

Position 4
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G 6 position 7 guitar chord diagram

Position 5
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G 6 position 6 guitar chord diagram

Position 6
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G 6 position 14 guitar chord diagram

Position 7
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G 6 position 20 guitar chord diagram

Position 8
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G 6 position 1 guitar chord diagram

Position 9
Movable

G 6 position 3 guitar chord diagram

Position 10
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G 6 position 8 guitar chord diagram

Position 11
Movable

G 6 position 13 guitar chord diagram

Position 12
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G 6 position 16 guitar chord diagram

Position 13
Open

G 6 position 11 guitar chord diagram

Position 14
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G 6 position 15 guitar chord diagram

Position 15
Open

G 6 position 19 guitar chord diagram

Position 16
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G 6 position 5 guitar chord diagram

Position 17
BarreMovable

G 6 position 9 guitar chord diagram

Position 18
BarreMovable

G 6 position 2 guitar chord diagram

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Use Fretboard Maps To Build Chords Along All The Fretboard

G 6 guitar chord: fretboard map of the intervals

Pick some of the tones from the fretboard map below and play this chord in new ways.

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

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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