Db6 Piano Chord

Db6

Db Sixth Chord (No 5th)

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

The Notes in a Db Sixth Chord (No 5th) Chord

The 3rd

Finding F from Db step by step:

  • Start on: Db
  • Step 1: move up to D
  • Step 2: move up to Eb
  • Step 3: move up to Fb
  • Step 4: Land on F
3rd
F
Root
Db
1
2
3
  • D is a minor second above Db.
  • Eb is a major 2nd above Db.
  • Fb is a minor third above Db.
  • F is a major third above Db.

The 6th

Finding Bb from Db step by step:

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