Advanced Guitar Chord Lesson – Learn to Play Cm6
To form this chord, we need to locate the 1, b3, 5 and 6 steps of the C Major Scale: C, D, E, F, G, A, B, C or the notes C, Eb, G and A. The “b3” symbol translates to a “Flattened 3rd”, which means you have to lower the 3rd step of the C Major Scale (E) a 1/2 step to an “Eb”.
Again, the notes of the C Minor 6 Chord are: C, Eb, G and A
Here is a key that will help you read the chart:
Chord Playing Tip: Be sure that you are pressing down on the string hard enough. You should play each string one at a time to make sure you have a nice clean sound. If any of the strings buzz or sound muted, then something is not right.