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

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.

C Diminished Chord Charts, Fingering, Voicings

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

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

Chord learning tip 1.

Make sure you don't tuck your pinky away, even if you're not using it for a particular chord. It might come in handy for the next chord, but bringing it

Chord learning tip 2.

Learning chords is fundamental if you want to become a good guitarist, so learn those chords well!

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