D sixth/ninth piano chord - D6/9

The D sixth/ninth chord is a 5-note chord consisting of the notes D, F#, A, B and E.
You can see these notes highlighted in the interactive piano chart below.
The chord itself is often abbreviated as D6/9.

Interactive piano diagram for the D sixth/ninth chord

Piano keyboard displaying the D sixth/ninth chord with the notes DACbBF#GbFbE

Extended Chords

Chords that are a superset of D6/9. The chords include more notes but always D, F#, A, B and E.

Reduced chords

Chords that are a subset of D6/9. These contain less notes but all of them are included in D6/9.

Scales with D6/9

Below you find all scales that include D6/9:

  • major
  • major blues
  • bebop
  • lydian
  • mixolydian
  • lydian dominant
  • bebop minor
  • bebop major
  • ichikosucho
  • composite blues
  • chromatic

D 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 D6/9 chord. Feel free to save or share the image as needed.

Piano chord chart for the D sixth/ninth chord (D6/9). The notes D, F#, A, B and E are highlighted.