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chris mood
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Originally posted by noticingthemistake

In the the spelling the "minor or major" refers to as the triad, not the interval from root to sixth.

Very well said.

Think of 9th chords, whether you play a maj. or min. 9th the 9th is always the same. Same w/11ths and 13ths.

The minor 6th chord as a i chord would appear diatonic in Melodic minor.