B sixth/ninth piano chord - B6/9
The B sixth/ninth chord is a 5-note chord consisting of the notes B, D#, F#, G# and C#.
You can see these notes highlighted in the interactive piano chart below.
The chord itself is often abbreviated as B6/9.
Interactive piano diagram for the B sixth/ninth chord
Chords that are a superset of B6/9. The chords include more notes but always B, D#, F#, G# and C#.
Chords that are a subset of B6/9. These contain less notes but all of them are included in B6/9.
Scales with B6/9
Below you find all scales that include B6/9:
- major blues
- lydian dominant
- bebop minor
- bebop major
- composite blues
B sixth/ninth piano chord chart image
In case you prefer a non-interactive variant of the chord chart, we've embedded a PNG image below that shows the notes for the the B6/9 chord. Feel free to save or share the image as needed.