A Diminished chord intervals and notes
Intervals 1 - b3 - b5 - 6
Notes in A dim A - C - D# (Eb) - F# (Gb)

The diminished chord is a triad with two minor thirds, or a minor third and a diminished fifth, which gives us an unstable chord, which needs to be resolved to another chord.

A Diminished Chord Charts, Fingering, Voicings

Here are 6 voicings of the Adim guitar chord, with a chord chart to each voicings' fingering.

These A Diminished guitar chord variations can be interchanged freely. If it sounds good, it is good!

Chord learning tip 1.

Dead strings and fret buzzing means you are not holding down the guitar chord correctly. Stop, check your fingers, and start over.

Chord learning tip 2.

Pick the single notes to the chord when first learning it, making sure there are no dead notes.

Check out more A guitar chords, or go back and have a look at our entire free guitar chords library.