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.

Chord learning tip 1.

If you hear a string buzzing, stop and check your fingers.

Chord learning tip 2.

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

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