C sixth/ninth piano chord - C6/9
The C sixth/ninth chord is a 5-note chord consisting of the notes C, E, G, A and D.
You can see these notes highlighted in the interactive piano chart below.
The chord itself is often abbreviated as C6/9.
Interactive piano diagram for the C sixth/ninth chord
Chords that are a superset of C6/9. The chords include more notes but always C, E, G, A and D.
Chords that are a subset of C6/9. These contain less notes but all of them are included in C6/9.
Scales with C6/9
Below you find all scales that include C6/9:
- major blues
- lydian dominant
- bebop minor
- bebop major
- composite blues
C 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 C6/9 chord. Feel free to save or share the image as needed.