Bb 6th chord

Bb6 chord for piano with keyboard diagram.
Explanation: The B flat major sixth is a four-note chord. You can see the four notes marked in red color. The chord is abbreviated Bb6.
Theory: The Bb6 chord is constructed with a root, a major third, a perfect fifth and a major sixth.
Fingerings: Little finger, middle finger, index finger, thumb (left hand); thumb, index finger, middle finger, little finger (right hand).


Bb6 chord diagram with marked notes Bb - D - F - G
Notes: Bb - D - F - G
Left hand: 5-3-2-1
Right hand: 1-2-3-5

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Bb6 - inversions

Explanation: The images below show the three inversions of the Bb sixth chord. Bb6/D is a B flat sixth with D as the bass note, Bb6/F is a B flat sixth with F as the bass note and Bb6/G is a B flat sixth with G as the bass note. Bb6/G is identical with Gm7.


Bb6/D chord diagram
1st inversion


Bb6/F chord diagram
2nd inversion


Bb6/G chord diagram
3rd inversion

Bb chord categories

Bb Bbm Bb7 Bbm7 Bbmaj7 BbmM7 Bb6 Bbm6 Bb6/9 Bb5 Bb9 Bbm9 Bbmaj9 Bb11 Bbm11 Bbmaj11 Bb13 Bbm13 Bbmaj13 Bbadd Bb7-5 Bb7+5 Bbsus Bbdim Bbdim7 Bbm7b5 Bbaug Bbaug7