F6/9 Piano Chord

F6/9

F Six Nine Chord

Root
F
3rd
A
6th
D
9th
G
E
G
B
D
F
F
A
C
E
F
A
D
G

The Notes in a F Six Nine Chord Chord

The 3rd

Finding A from F step by step:

  • Start on: F
  • Step 1: move up to Gb
  • Step 2: move up to G
  • Step 3: move up to Ab
  • Step 4: Land on A
3rd
A
Root
F
1
2
3
  • Gb is a minor second above F.
  • G is a major 2nd above F.
  • Ab is a minor third above F.
  • A is a major third above F.

The 6th

Finding D from F step by step:

  • Start on: F
  • Step 1: move down to E
  • Step 2: move down to Eb
  • Step 3: Land on D
6th
D
Root
F
1
2
  • E is a minor second below F.
  • Eb is a major 2nd below F.
  • D is a minor third below F. The 6th is down a minor third? Confusing, right? The note D is down 3 half-steps from F, but up 9 half-steps from F:
6th
D
Root
F
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8

The 9th

Finding G from F step by step:

  • Start on: F
  • Step 1: move up to Gb
  • Step 2: Land on G
9th
G
Root
F
1
  • Gb is a minor second above F.
  • G is a major 2nd above F.